16th World Congress of Anaesthesiologists

28 August - 2 September 2016
Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre

Paul Myles

Affiliation: Anaesthesia and Perioperative Medicine Alfred Hospital, Melbourne, Australia;

Statement of expertise for the sub-committee: Perioperative medicine researcher and academic

Link to department website: http://www.periopmed.org.au

Biography: Paul Myles is Professor and Director of the Department of Anaesthesia and Perioperative Medicine at the Alfred Hospital in Melbourne, and at Monash University, Australia. He is an Australian National Health and Medical Research Council Practitioner Fellow, a member of the Research Committee of the Australian and New Zealand College of Anaesthetists, and Fellow of the Australian Academy of Health and Medical Science. Paul is an Editor of the British Journal of Anaesthesia, an Editorial Consultant for The Lancet and an editorial board member of Anesthesiology and Anaesthesia and Intensive Care. He has published more than 200 papers, and been awarded more than 20 NHMRC grants totalling more than $35 million. The main focus of his research has been on patient quality of recovery, avoidance of postoperative complications, and large multicentre trials in anaesthesia.

Disclosure of Interest: None declared


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