Posted by: Andrew Lavelle; 6 September 2018; 7:26 pm
Associate Professor David Heslop is the Director of Health Management at the School of Public Health and Community Medicine, at UNSW Sydney. He retains significant military responsibilities as Senior Medical Adviser for CBRNE to Special Operations Headquarters Australia and to Australian Defence Force (ADF) joint senior leadership and is a Family Physician and Occupational Physician. He has published in the areas of epidemic modeling, disaster management, CBRNE medicine, and military health systems.
His current research effort and interests focus on complexity science, agent-based and deterministic modelling, emergent complex adaptive systems phenomena, test and evaluation of systems, policy research, epidemic modelling, exotic and emerging infections, disaster preparedness and response, organisational resilience in health care, development of robust socio-technical systems in health care, and the modelling, simulation and investigation of public health interventions and systems.