Chief Medical Officer and Assistant Director General Clinical Services and Research, Department of Health, Western Australia

Professor Gary Geelhoed MBBS, FRACP, FACEM, MD is the Chief Medical Officer and Assistant Director General – Clinical Services and Research at the Western Australian Department of Health. Professor Geelhoed is a passionate advocate and practitioner in child health and emergency department management, having been the Director of the Emergency Department at Princess Margaret Hospital for over 20 years. He has a keen interest in health reform and finding innovative solutions to meeting the ever-increasing demands on our health system.