Professor Adam Elshaug is recognised internationally for his applied health policy work around optimising value in health care. In his current position at The University of Sydney, Adam is Professor in Health Policy, HCF Research Foundation Professorial Fellow, and (outgoing) Co-Director of the Menzies Centre for Health Policy (MCHP) within the School of Public Health. Adam’s applied policy roles include as a member of the Australian Medicare Benefits Schedule (MBS) Review Taskforce, health economic and policy advisor to Cancer Australia and Board member of the NSW Bureau of Health Information (BHI). Adam is also a Visiting Fellow at The Brookings Institution in Washington DC. He was a 2010-11 Harkness Fellow at the US Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ), and then served as NHMRC Sidney Sax Fellow in Harvard Medical School’s Department of Health Care Policy.
In late 2020 Professor Elshaug will join The University of Melbourne.