A/Prof Gerard O’Reilly is a renowned global leader in trauma care, emergency care and trauma registry development in low-resource settings, with too many hats for one head! He is Head of
International Programs at the National Trauma Research Institute (NTRI) and at the Emergency and Trauma Centre at The Alfred Hospital. He leads the WHO Global Alliance for the Care of the Injured (GACI) Trauma Registry Working Group, and is very engaged in sharing his knowledge as Adjunct Clinical Associate Professor at Monash University.
He has an extensive background in the development of emergency and trauma capacity development programs throughout the world, including in Sri Lanka, India, Myanmar and Vietnam. He has also
previously worked with Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF) in north Afghanistan and a Somali refugee camp in Kenya, and has participated in emergency responses in Timor Leste and post-tsunami Aceh.
He has has authored more than fifty peer-reviewed publications, specialising in trauma registry development and data quality.