A/Prof David M Scott
David is Federal Vice-President of the Australian Society of Anaesthetists.
He is currently working in private practice in northern NSW and SE Qld.
He received his medical degree in 1985 from the University of Newcastle and obtained his FANZCA in 1992. He is a graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.
David was appointed Adjunct Associate Professor University of Western Sydney in 2015. He has worked as an instructor in anesthesia at Harvard University at the Beth Israel Hospital, Boston and Visiting Professor in Anesthesia, University of California, Davis, Sacramento CA USA. He is a VMO at Lismore Base Hospital where he has held several posts including supervisor of training, and Chair of the Anaesthesia Department. He is a senior instructor in ATLS and CCrISP.
David was commissioned as an officer in the Royal Australian Air Force in 1990.
He has deployed eight times with the ADF, to Bougainville, Solomon Islands, East Timor, Banda Aceh, Afghanistan and served as Senior Health Officer in HQ in the Middle East. He has served with the US Navy, Air force and Army, and is on the instructor panel at Uniformed Services University of Health Sciences Bethesda USA.
Dr Scott has been Director Health Reserve – Air Force (Qld), Vice-Chair of Joint Health Command Anaesthesia Consultative Group, and Past and founding Chair of the ANZCA/ASA/NZSA Regional Anaesthesia Special Interest Group and was formerly Clinical Director of Anaesthesia and Intensive Care Services Royal Australian Air Force.