Ziad Nehme


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Personal profile


I am a paramedic and a NHMRC Early Career Fellow with expertise in prehospital emergency care and resuscitation research. I have over 100 publications in leading international journals and have attracted $6 million in competitive research funding, including an NHMRC partnership grant and Centre of Research Excellence. I am an emerging leader in the resuscitation field and have recently been named one of the European Resuscitation Council’s ‘Young Investigators of the Year’. I hold appointments as a Research Fellow at the Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, as an Honorary Senior Research Fellow at the Centre for Research and Evaluation, Ambulance Victoria, and as an Adjunct Senior Lecturer at the Department of Paramedicine, Monash University. I am an Associate Editor for the Australasian Emergency Care journal and an editorial board member of Resuscitation. I also have 14 years’ experience as paramedic with Ambulance Victoria.

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
  • SDG 5 - Gender Equality
  • SDG 13 - Climate Action

Education/Academic qualification

Public Health, PhD, The early response to out-of-hospital cardiac arrest in Victoria, Australia, MONASH UNIVERSITY

Award Date: 10 Jan 2017

External positions

Senior Research Fellow, Ambulance Victoria (AV)

10 Apr 2017 → …

Research Coordinator, Ambulance Victoria (AV)

1 Jan 20129 Apr 2017

Advanced Life Support Paramedic, Ambulance Victoria (AV)

1 Jan 2007 → …

Research area keywords

  • cardiac arrest
  • Cardiovascular research
  • emergency medical service
  • Paramedic practice
  • Prehospital care
  • Resuscitation

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