Professor David Currow

Professor David Currow

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Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Health and Sustainable Futures)
University of Wollongong
Fellow
Elected in 2015
NSW
Citation on election

Professor David Currow has contributed internationally to the ongoing development of palliative and supportive care.

He is one of the 10 most published palliative care researchers in the world, and has attracted competitive funding and contract work worth more than $70million.His research is now directly influencing clinical practice, policy and funding around the world. He set up and continues to lead the world’s largest collaborative clinical trials group doing phase III studies in palliative care. Most importantly, his research can be shown to be improving the care of people at the end of life internationally.

 

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