Professor John McNeil AM

Professor John McNeil AO

About:
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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