MIDWEEK LUNCH CLUB WITH PROFESSOR PAUL KELLY
The Midweek Lunch Club series continues with the opportunity to join fellow club members and their guests to listen to Professor Paul Kelly in conversation with Caitlin Trethewey, Harvard Kennedy School, 2018. Guests are welcome, particularly those who may have an interest in public health. A light lunch is included with time to network and chat.
DATE: Thursday, 15th June
VENUE: Antler Offices, Level 6, 11 York Street, Sydney
COST: $40 pp, which will include sandwiches, soft drinks, coffee and tea.
Professor Paul Kelly is currently the Chief Medical Officer at the Australian Government Department of Health. A public health physician and epidemiologist by training, Professor Kelly first joined the Department in March 2019 as the Chief Medical Adviser, Health Products Regulation Group. Prior to these appointments, Professor Kelly spent 8 years as Chief Health Officer for the Australian Capital Territory and Deputy Director-General of Population Health in the ACT Government Health Directorate.
Professor Kelly has previously worked in research, health systems development, post graduate teaching and as a health service executive including Director of Australia’s field epidemiology program at the Australian National University (ANU), and in the Northern Territory working as a Principal Research Fellow with the Menzies School of Health Research, as well as with the Centre for Disease Control in the NT Department of Health. Professor Kelly has also worked in Malawi, Indonesia, East Timor and the UK.
Professor Kelly has over 30 years research experience and has published over 130 peer reviewed journal articles, book chapters and public health guidelines. He has supervised or mentored many trainees and post-graduate students and delivered lectures, workshops, seminars and conference talks in Australia and internationally.