Personal profile


Current Academic Journal Reviewer

  • British Journal of Sports Medicine.
  • Journal Shoulder & Elbow Surgery
  • Journal Bone and Joint Surgery (Am)
  • Shoulder and Elbow Surgery
  • Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery

Advanced Educational Role involved in Clinical studies:

  • Establishment and facilitation of the official ‘E-chat’ for the Shoulder and Elbow Society of Australia
  • Establishment and Supervisor of the AOA accredited "Shoulder and Elbow Fellowship", Monash University (July 1995).
  • Establishment and Supervisor of the “Upper Limb Fellowship”, Monash University (July 1998).AOA accredited 2014.
  • Chief investigator The Melbourne Shoulder and Elbow Centre (Monash University) Clinical Research Unit which has a PhD research coordinator and 4 research assistants, which supports the Orthopaedic Fellows, B.Med.Sc. and Honours students. The associated work is listed in the publications section.


  • Royal Australasian College of Surgeons
  • Australian Orthopaedic Association
  • Western Pacific Orthopaedic Association
  • Mayo Alumni Association
  • Sports Medicine Australia
  • Shoulder and Elbow Society of Australia (foundation member) and past President 2002-4
  • Asia Pacific Arthroplasty Society (foundation member) 1999
  • Victorian Shoulder and Elbow Society (foundation member and past President) 2011-2015
  • Corresponding Member: American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons (by invitation) 2008
  • Corresponding Member: European Society for Surgery of the Shoulder and Elbow (by invitation) (SECEC/ESSSE) 2010


Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being

Education/Academic qualification

M.B.B.S, University of Melbourne

F.R.C.S, England

F.R.C.S, Edinburgh

F.R.A.C.S, General Surgery

F.R.A.C.S, Orthopaedic Surgery

F.A.Ortho.A, AOA

Ph.D, Monash University

Collaborations and top research areas from the last five years

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