Dr Gerard O'Reilly

MBBS MPH MBiostat AStat FACEM

Head, International Programs, National Trauma Research Institute

Consultant Emergency Physician and Head, International Programs, Emergency and Trauma Centre, The Alfred

Senior Research Fellow, Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences, Monash University

Dr Gerard O’Reilly is Head, International Programs at the National Trauma Research Institute and Consultant Emergency Physician and Head, International Programs at the Emergency and Trauma Centre, The Alfred. Currently, he is Chair of the Australasian College for Emergency Medicine (ACEM) International Emergency Medicine Committee (IEMC), and a member of the WHO Global Alliance for the Care of the Injured (GACI) Trauma Registry Working Group.

Dr O’Reilly has an extensive background in the development of emergency and trauma capacity development programs throughout the world, including in Sri Lanka, India, Myanmar and Vietnam. He has also previously worked with Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF) in north Afghanistan and a Somali refugee camp in Kenya, and has participated in emergency responses in Timor Leste and post-tsunami Aceh.

Dr O’Reilly has authored more than thirty peer-reviewed publications. His special areas of research interest are trauma registry development and data quality.