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Associate Professor M. H.

INTENSIVE CARE MEDICINE OR CRITICAL CARE MEDICINE, EMERGENCY MEDICINE
MB BS, DipIMC RCS(Ed), FACEM, FJFICM

 

 

A P M. graduated from the University of Adelaide School of Medicine prior to undertaking specialist Emergency Medicine training in Adelaide, Perth and South East Queensland.

He developed a keen interest in pre-hospital care and aeromedical retrieval during this time. This interest was consolidated over two years in the United Kingdom, initially as a paediatric intensive care retrieval fellow with London’s Child Acute Transport Service (CATS) then as visiting specialist registrar in pre-hospital trauma care with London’s Helicopter Emergency Medical Service (HEMS).

He was awarded the gold medal by examination for the Diploma of Immediate Medical Care from the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh before returning to Australia to complete fellowships with both the Australasian College for Emergency Medicine (FACEM) and the College of Intensive Care Medicine of Australia and New Zealand (FCICM). Matt is a regular speaker nationally and internationally on critical care, pre-hospital trauma care and retrieval medicine.

He has co-authored numerous text book chapters and a problem based learning text – ‘Cases in Prehospital and Retrieval Medicine’. He holds academic title at James Cook University where he was integrally involved in the development of post-graduate aeromedical retrieval education programs.

He is also a Squadron Leader with the Royal Australian Air Force and lectures on the Military Critical Care Aeromedical Transport course.

A P M. consults online via Docto. Book a video consultation.

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