Professor Julie Redfern FAHMS is a clinician-researcher and leader in preventive cardiology, cardiac rehabilitation, digital health and physiotherapy. She was elected to the Academy in 2023 and spoke about her work at our 2023 Annual Meeting.
Professor Jonathan Golledge FAHMS, Professor of Vascular Surgery, James Cook University, spoke at our 2023 Annual Meeting.
Professor Jian Li is Head of the Antimicrobial Systems Pharmacology Laboratory at the Biomedicine Discovery Institute, Monash University. Professor Craig was elected to the Academy in 2023 and spoke about his work on antimicrobial resistance at our 2023 Annual Meeting.
Prof Jamie Craig is a Consultant Ophthalmologist specializing in the care of glaucoma patients. He is a clinician-scientist with a strong track record in clinical and genetic research. Professor Craig was elected to the Academy in 2023 and spoke about his work at our 2023 Annual Meeting.
Professor Rachel Neale, Group Leader, Deputy Coordinator of the Population Health Department, QIMR Berghofer Medical Research Institute, presented at the 2023 AAHMS Annual Meeting.
Dr Sonia Shah, National Heart Foundation Future Leader, Institute for Molecular Bioscience, University of Queensland, presented at the 2023 AAHMS Annual Meeting.
Dr Nathalie Bock, Group Leader and Deputy Director, Max Planck Queensland Centre and Bone & Tumour Bioengineering Group, Queensland University of Technology/ Translational Research Institute, presented at the 2023 AAHMS Annual Meeting.
Professor Michael Hofman is a Nuclear Medicine Physician and leads the Prostate Cancer Theranostics and Imaging Centre of Excellence (ProsTIC) at Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre. He was elected a Fellow of the Academy in 2023 and presented at our Annual Meeting on his ground-breaking research in PSMA PET and PSMA radioligand therapy which has revolutionised […]
Professor Clara Chow AM FAHMS, Professor of Medicine and Academic Director Westmead Applied Research Centre, was elected to the Academy in 2023. She presented her work on cardiovascular disease prevention at our 2023 Annual Meeting.
Professor David Lloyd, Professor of Biomechanical Engineering, Griffith University, presented on developments in musculoskeletal modelling and AI computer simulation methods at the AAHMS 2023 Annual Meeting.
Professor Uwe Dulleck, Professor, School of Economics and Finance, Queensland University of Technology, spoke at the AAHMS 2023 Annual Meeting on the role of health economics and behaviour change in understanding and improving health inequities.
Dr Merrill Turpin, Senior Lecturer in Occupational Therapy, University of Queensland, presented at the AAHMS 2023 Annual Meeting.
Professor James Ward of UQ’s Poche Centre for Indigenous Health delivered the keynote at the Academy’s 2023 Annual Meeting.
The outcome of this session was to explore big ideas in health, research and innovation – and ask how they will impact the community in the coming decades. The session reflected on the outcomes of recent Academy policy projects, including the Health Horizons Forum, which looked at topics including mental health and preventative health, with […]
This session addressed key issues that are hindering health equity for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, which need to be addressed to Close the Gap, including the determinants of health, racism and self-determination. This session was recorded at our 2023 Annual Meeting. Session Chair: Professor David Whiteman Panel discussion: Cleveland Fagan, Chief Executive Officer, […]
Recorded at our 2023 Annual Meeting, this session identified steps Australia should be taking to improve equity in health, including in relation to prevention and the determinants of health. Session chair: Professor Denise Doolan FAHMS Panel discussion: Professor Fran Baum AO FASSA FAHMS, NHMRC Investigator and Program Director, Stretton Health Equity, The University of Adelaide […]
Watch the keynote for the Australian Academy of Health and Medical Sciences 2023 Annual Meeting: Driving health equity. Professor Sir Michael Marmot (UK) – Professor of Epidemiology, University College London; Director, UCL Institute of Health Equity; Past President of the World Medical Association in conversation with Professor Fran Baum AO FAHMS (SA) – Professor of […]