Professor Dale Fisher
Professor Dale Fisher is an Australian Infectious Diseases physician who first worked in Singapore in 2003. International Infectious Disease outbreak experience includes SARS in Singapore, 2003 and deployments through GOARN to Mongolia, China and Malaysia to assist in H1N1 2009 national responses. He was deployed to Liberia on 3 occasions during the 2014-5 Ebola Outbreak and to Myanmar in 2017 also for influenza.
Prof Fisher has been on the steering committee (SCOM) of the Global Outbreak and Alert and Response Network (GOARN) since 2013 and is the current vice chair. He has lead its training work group and still leads the group overseeing the implementation of Rapid Response Capacities in the context of GOARN.
Prof Fisher is often engaged as a WHO consultant including regional and global clinical service needs and guidelines development groups (GDGs)
He has received many national awards including
He has over 150 published manuscripts in the peer reviewed literature and given more than 70 key note or plenary invited presentations at conferences.