Professor Tim Usherwood
Professor Tim Usherwood is Head of the University Department of General Practice at Westmead Hospital. His clinical practice is at the community-controlled Aboriginal Medical Service Western Sydney. He is Chair of the Diagnostics Expert Advisory Panel of the National Prescribing Service, and Deputy Chair of WentWest Ltd - the Western Sydney Medicare Local and general practice training provider for western Sydney. Professor Usherwood’s team undertakes research with a focus on the evaluation of complex interventions to improve health outcomes in chronic disease & primary care. He is currently a Chief Investigator on five NHMRC-funded research projects and a variety of other studies.