Professor of Emergency Medicine, University of Western Australia

Emergency Physician, Health Informatician and Clinical Epidemiologist with research interests in marine and terrestrial bites/injury, health policy, health system modelling, informatics and safety. He spent his Harkness Fellowship in Healthcare Policy 2004-2005 at Harvard University modelling health information exchange interoperability, and has modelled national ehealth strategy for the National eHealth Transition Authority and the risks of patient harm from hospital overcrowding. He is currently clinical lead (information technology) for the Fiona Stanley Hospital Project. He works clinically and conducts his research at Fremantle Hospital, Western Australia.

Experience

  • 2010–present
    Professor of Emergency Medicine, University of Western Australia

Education

  • 2004 
    University of Western Australia, PhD
  • 2004 
    Australian College of Health Informatics, Fellowship
  • 1995 
    Australasian College for Emergency Medicine, Fellowship
  • 1987 
    University of Western Australia, MBBS

Grants and Contracts

  • 2004
    Harkness Fellowship in Healthcare Policy
    Role:
    Fellowship
    Funding Source:
    Commonwealth Fund, New York