Professor John McNeil AM

Professor John McNeil AO

Professor John McNeil was the Head of the Monash University School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine based at the Alfred Hospital from 1986-2018. His research background is in epidemiology & clinical pharmacology. Recent board memberships include the Colonial Foundation, Orygen Youth Mental Health, the International Society of Cardiovascular Pharmacotherapy, Victorian Managed Insurance Authority and Austin Health.  He has also been a member of various ministerial committees and is a member of the executive of the Monash Faculty of Medicine, Nursing & Health Sciences. In 2008, he was awarded an AM (Member of the Order of Australia) for services to Public Health. He is currently CIA of the NIH funded ASPREE Study, a large scale randomized clinical trial of low-dose aspirin in persons over 70 years of age. He has published over 500 refereed publications. He has also been instrumental in the development of large-scale clinical registries to improve the measurement and benchmarking of clinical outcomes.

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