Emeritus Professor Sir Gustav Nossal AC CBE

Emeritus Professor Sir Gustav Nossal AC CBE

About:
Sir Gustav Nossal has long been a leader in medical research and in the communication of science.  He was Director of The Walter and Eliza Hall Institute of Medical Research from 1965 to 1996, President of the Australian Academy of Science from 1994 to 1998 and Australian of the Year in 2000.  His current main interest is in international public health where he works extensively with the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation and the World Health Organisation.  He is also a Principal of the consulting firm Foursight Associates Pty Ltd, an advisory service in science, technology, research and development.