Adjunct Fellow, School of Law, Western Sydney University

Bill Madden is an Adjunct Professor with the Australian Centre for Health Law Research at QUT. He is also an Adjunct Fellow at the School of Law, Western Sydney University and a lawyer in private practice. Bill is a member of various professional committees, an editorial board member for various medical law journals and publications, and has co-authored three books, Health Care & the Law, Australian Medical Liability and The National Disability Scheme Handbook.


  • 2010–present
    Adjunct Fellow, University of Western Sydney, School of Law


  • 1981 
    Macquarie University, Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Law (Hons II)


  • 2014
    The National Disability Scheme Handbook, LexisNexis Butterworths
  • 2014
    Health Care & the Law, 6th edition, Thomson Reuters
  • 2013
    Australian Medical Liability, 2nd edition, LexisNexis Butterworths
  • 2010
    Health Care & the Law, 5th edition, Thomson Reuters
  • 2008
    Australian Medical Liability, LexisNexis Butterworths

Research Areas

  • Law (1801)
  • Tort Law (180126)