Emeritus Professor, Menzies Centre for Health Policy, University of Sydney

Stephen Leeder is an emeritus professor of public health and community medicine at the University of Sydney and chair of the Western Sydney Local Health District Board. He has a long history of involvement in public health research, educational development and policy.

In recent years, Professor Leeder has directed the development of the Menzies Centre for Health Policy, a collaborative centre between The Australian National University and the University of Sydney. He was editor-in-chief of the Medical Journal of Australia 2013-2015.

Experience

  • 2013–present
    Emeritus Professor, Menzies Centre for Health Policy, University of Sydney
  • 2005–2013
    Director, Menzies Centre for Health Policy, University of Sydney

Education

  • 1974 
    University of Sydney, Doctor of Philosophy
  • 1966 
    University of Sydney, Bachelor of Medicine
  • 1962 
    University of Sydney, Bachelor of Medical Science

Honours

Officer in the Order of Australia (AO) 2006