Andrew J A Holland
The University of Sydney
Andrew Holland qualified MB, BS from St. Bartholomew’s Hospital Medical and the University of London in 1988, after obtaining a BSc with Honours in Anatomy from the Middlesex Hospital Medical School of the same university in 1985. Following his initial postgraduate surgical training in London and Oxford, he became a fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of England in 1992. Migrating to Australia, he trained in General and Paediatric Surgery in Perth, Adelaide and Sydney before obtaining his FRACS in Paediatric Surgery in 1998. As a Surgeon Scientist Scholar of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons, he was awarded a PhD from the University of Sydney in 2002. In the same year he commenced as a Senior Lecturer at the University of Sydney and Senior Staff Specialist at The Children’s Hospital at Westmead. He obtained a degree in Educational Studies in 2004 and became foundation Director of The Children’s Hospital Burns Research Institute a year later. Promoted to Associate Professor in 2005, he was given a personal chair in Paediatric Surgery in 2010. Professor Holland has over 250 publications in the peer reviewed literature and has been awarded collaborative international research grants and scholarships.
Professor Holland has burn injury as one of his key research interest