Dr Fred Hersch is a medical doctor working in Sydney Australia and research fellow at The George Institute. He has a Masters in Public Health and a background in information technology, particularly the development of web based systems including tele-medicine.
- Implementation science with a focus on studying solutions to prevention of non-communicable disease (NCD) in resource poor settings.
- Use of information technology (mHealth, tele-medicine) in the global health context
- Health systems strengthening
- Healthy public policy
Global health and development, Global health research particularly in the global burden of non-communicable disease, e-health, telemedicine
Honorary Associate, Menzies Centre for Health Policy, Sydney University
Global Steering Committee, Asia Pacific Representative, Young Professionals Chronic Disease Network and NCD Action
Research Fellow, The George Institute
Medical Doctor, Royal North Shore Hospital
Sydney University, MBBS (Hons)
Sydney University, Masters of Public Health
University of NSW, Bachelor of Science (Business Information Technology)