Team Profiles

Meet members of the Australian Stroke Alliance’s research team. Together with our valued partners, we are taking urgent, prehospital stroke care to patients around the country.

Introducing Associate Professor Lara Bishop

Lara Bishop can quote essential data on urgent aeromedical patient retrievals from rural and remote environments with extraordinary dexterity. She has one of those brains that can make quick connections,…

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Introducing Dr Henry Zhao

Neurologist, Henry Zhao is the medical coordinator for Melbourne’s mobile stroke unit and can tell a story or two about long days out on the road with paramedics, nurses and…

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MSU stroke ambulance

Introducing Skye Coote

The Australian Stroke Alliance is home to the country’s first mobile stroke ambulance in Melbourne. It has been covering a wide diameter around the city since November 2017. Skye Coote…

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Introducing Associate Professor Andrew Bivard

In a world of health care where terms like artificial intelligence and machine learning are bandied about, the Australian Stroke Alliance is cutting out the middleman and shooting straight for…

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