Professor Peter Brooks is Director of the Australian Health Workforce Institute at the University of Melbourne. He was Executive Dean of Health Sciences at The University of Queensland from 1998 to 2009, and together with Peter Yellowlees created the Centre for Online Health. He has held professorial positions at the UNSW and University of Sydney. Professor Brooks’ research interests include how to enable health workers to be more productive using a variety of technologies, models of health care delivery and business models to ensure sustainability of health systems . He is also interested in inter professional learning and patient engagement in health decision-making and the issues of how technology might enhance these interactions.

Full profile