MBBS, SM, PhD, FRACP, FCSANZ, FAHMS
Professor Anushka Patel’s research focus is on the development and evaluation of high-impact solutions to improve delivery of effective treatments to people with or at high risk of cardiovascular and related chronic conditions. With a conjoint professorial appointment at the University of New South Wales, she is currently the Chief Scientist of The George Institute for Global Health, a medical research institute with offices in Sydney, Beijing, New Delhi and Oxford. Dr Patel has a medical degree from the University of Queensland, with post-graduate degrees from Harvard University and the University of Sydney. She trained in cardiology at Royal Prince Alfred Hospital in Sydney and continues to engage in part-time clinical practice.