Professor Simon Cooper

Professor Simon Cooper is a health professional who has worked in emergency care in the UK and Australia. He is an experienced senior manager, with a PhD in Leadership studies and 40 years’ work in the clinical and academic fields. He has led innovative educational and research programs across the world in the field of advanced practice development, patient safety, emergency care, leadership, teamwork, education and clinical simulation.

Publications include over 150 peer reviewed papers, books and reports and a range of competitive grants to the value of approximately $6 million. He is currently the Co-Director of the Health Innovation and Transformation Centre where he also leads the Patient Safety and Care Quality stream.