16th World Congress of Anaesthesiologists

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

Alan Garner

Affiliation: Medical CareFlight, Australia, Sydney, Australia; Emergency Nepean Hospital, Sydney, Australia

Award / titles received: Order of Australia Medal (OAM) in 2007 for services to prehospital, retrieval and disaster medicine

Statement of expertise for the sub-committee: Prehospital and retrieval medicine

Biography: Alan Garner is a consultant emergencey and retrieval physician. His experience in prehospital and retrieval medicine spans 20 years and includes urban prehospital trauma response, interhospital critical care transport as well as long haul international repatriation. he has also been involved in disaster response such as to the first Bali bombing in 2002 and the South Asian tsunami in 2004. His research interests include the prehospital management of severe head injury, the role of physicians in prehospital trauma care, multiple casualty incident management and triage.

Disclosure of Interest: None declared


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