Winner, Dr Jack Bell
Dr Jack Bell is an Advanced Accredited Practicing Dietitian with two decades experience as a clinician, clinical educator, researcher, implementation scientist and clinical service manager. In Dr Bell’s role as Principal Research Fellow, TPCH Allied Health Research Collaborative (AHRC), he co-leads research strategy, capability, and reporting frameworks that have engaged allied health in health services research.
Last year this yielded 44 research higher degrees, seven research fellows, 106 projects led by allied health staff, 14 grants ($944K), 45 published manuscripts, four book chapters, and six awards.
His expertise, mentorship and guidance are sought from clinicians locally, nationally, and internationally. Dr Bell constantly inspires clinicians to explore areas for change and innovative models of care ensuring high value healthcare is provided to patients.
Highly Commended: Professor Norman Morris