Bernd FROESSLER, MD, PhD
Bernd is a Consultant Anaesthetist at the Lyell McEwin Hospital and an Associate Professor at the University of Adelaide. Bernd was born in Germany and completed undergraduate training in 1988 at the University of Cologne. He trained in Anaesthesia and Intensive Care in Germany and worked as a specialist in Germany, Holland and Australia.
Since 2006 Bernd has been involved in various projects with the Australian National Blood Authority, the Australian Commission for Safety and Quality in Heath Care, the Australian Red Cross Blood Service, the South Australian Blood Management Council and the National Transfusion Committee.
Bernd’s research interests are in iron metabolism, peri-operative and peri-partum patient blood management.