Professor Lyn Gilbert

Professor Lyn Gilbert


Honorary Professor and Senior Researcher, Sydney Institute for Infectious Disease
Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences, University of Sydney
Elected in 2023
Citation on election

Professor Lyn Gilbert, is an internationally recognised clinician-researcher. She has made major contributions, nationally and internationally, to public health policy and infectious disease diagnosis and surveillance, through influential studies of epidemiology, infection prevention and control (IPC), and ethical implications of diseases of public health importance. She has been a member/chair of numerous NSW and Commonwealth expert committees, including the Australian Health Protection Principal Committee, advising on public health microbiology, outbreak control and IPC. Many of her trainees and students are clinical and academic leaders in Australia and overseas. She is a sought after, widely cited and respected media commentator.

Keep up to date with the latest news

By providing your email address, you consent to it being added to our mailing list.