Prof David Simmons
David is Professor of Medicine Western Sydney University (WSU), Macarthur Clinical School; Head of the Endocrinology Department, Campbelltown Hospital; Director of the South western Sydney Diabetes, Obesity, Metabolism Translational Research Unit (DOMTRU); Professorial Fellow, University of Melbourne and Visiting Professor, University of Örebro, Sweden. He is a previous President of ADIPS and is currently on the ADIPS Board where he chairs the ADIPS Clinical Audit Working Group. Between 2007-2014, he was the lead diabetes consultant at Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, UK, the inaugural Professor of Medicine at the University of Auckland Waikato Clinical School/General Physician-Diabetes specialist at Waikato Hospital 2003-2007 and between 1998-2002, he was the Foundation Chair in Rural Health and First Dean of the Rural Clinical School, University of Melbourne as well as General Physician-Diabetes specialist at Goulburn Valley Health. He has over 300 publications and won several national and international awards for his work on diabetes.