Associate Professor Tony Joseph

Clinical Associate Professor
Emergency Medicine, Northern Clinical School

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Biographical details

Clinical Associate Professor Anthony Joseph (FACEM) is a Senior Emergency Physician and Trauma Director at Royal North Shore Hospital, a leading teaching and referral hospital in Sydney, Australia. He is a co-founder and past President of the Australasian Trauma Society. He has also held a number of senior positions at the Australasian College for Emergency Medicine as a member of College Council and Chair of the Standards, Quality, Trauma and Ultrasound Committees. He was the inaugural Chair of the ACEM Non- Specialist Training Committee in 2008 and remains in that position. He is also a Senior member of the ACEM Court of Examiners. He is a current member of the ACEM International Emergency Medicine Committee. He is a sub-editor and reviewer for “Injury” journal and a reviewer for “Emergency Medicine Australasia” journal. He has authored or co-authored over 30 articles for peer –reviewed journals and has written a number of book chapters.
He was also involved in the formation of the Trauma subcommittee of the International Federation of Emergency Medicine.
He also remains involved in clinical research and health advocacy, as well as the teaching and education of junior doctors, nurses and allied health professionals both locally and in developing countries. His academic appointment is in the Discipline of Emergency Medicine, Sydney Medical School at the University of Sydney and he has been a tutor for medical students at USyd for many years.

Research interests

Research interests include disaster preparedness, trauma systems, post- traumatic stress disorder and the Emergency Department use of ultrasound. Teaching interests include trauma resuscitation skills, the use of ultrasound in trauma and trauma radiology.

Selected grants

2016

  • Research Project to identify and treat victims of physical trauma who may be at risk of developing psychological or psychiatric distress after a major injury; Malhi G, Joseph A; Northern Sydney Local Health Network/Research Support.

2013

  • Factors Influencing Social and health Outcomes After Land transport Injury (FISH): inception cohort study; Cameron I, Blyth F, Collie A, Gabbe B, Ivers R, Maher C, Nicholas M, Boufous S, Willcock S, Dinh M, Joseph A, Button G, Derrett S, Kenardy J; Motor Accident Authority of New South Wales/Research Support.

Selected publications

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Journals

  • Sharwood, L., Stanford, R., Middleton, J., Burns, B., Joseph, A., Flower, O., Rigby, O., Ball, J., Dhaliwal, S. (2017). Improving care standards for patients with spinal trauma combining a modified e-Delphi process and stakeholder interviews: A study protocol. BMJ Open, 7(1), 1-6. [More Information]
  • Joseph, A. (2015). Trauma in the elderly: Burden or opportunity? Injury, 46(9), 1701-1702. [More Information]
  • Jagnoor, J., Blyth, F., Gabbe, B., Derrett, S., Boufous, S., Dinh, M., Day, R., Button, G., Gillett, M., Joseph, A., Nicholas, M., Willcock, S., Cameron, I., et al (2014). Factors influencing social and health outcomes after motor vehicle crash injury: an inception cohort study protocol. BMC Public Health, 14(1), 1-8. [More Information]
  • Henderson, A., Joseph, A. (2012). Motor vehicle accident or driver suicide? Identifying cases of failed driver suicide in the trauma setting. Injury, 43(1), 18-21. [More Information]
  • Joseph, A., Pearce, A. (2012). The future of trauma care. Injury, 43(5), 539-541. [More Information]
  • Latt, N., Jurd, S., Tennant, C., Lewis, J., Macken, L., Joseph, A., Grochulski, A., Long, L. (2011). Alcohol and substance use by patients with psychosis presenting to an emergency department: changing patterns. Australasian Psychiatry, 19(4), 354-359. [More Information]
  • Forero, R., Hillman, K., McCarthy, S., Fatovich, D., Joseph, A., Richardson, D. (2010). Access Block and ED Overcrowding. Emergency Medicine Australasia, 22, 119-135. [More Information]
  • Joseph, A., Hunyor, S. (2008). The Royal North Shore Hospital inquiry: an analysis of the recommendations and the implications for quality and safety in Australian public hospitals. Medical Journal of Australia, 188(8), 469-472. [More Information]
  • Hsu, J., Joseph, A., Tarlinton, L., Macken, L., Blome, S. (2007). The accuracy of focused assessment with sonography in trauma (FAST) in blunt trauma patients: experience of an Australian major trauma service. Injury, 38(1), 71-75. [More Information]
  • Traub, M., Bradt, D., Joseph, A. (2007). The Surge Capacity for People in Emergencies (SCOPE) study in Australasian hospitals. Medical Journal of Australia, 186(8), 394-398. [More Information]
  • Holland, A., Jackson, A., Joseph, A. (2005). Paediatric trauma at an adult trauma centre. ANZ Journal of Surgery, 75(10), 878-881. [More Information]
  • Hsu, J., Joseph, A., Ellis, A. (2003). Thoracolumbar fracture in blunt trauma patients: guidelines for diagnosis and imaging. Injury, 34(6), 426-433. [More Information]

2017

  • Sharwood, L., Stanford, R., Middleton, J., Burns, B., Joseph, A., Flower, O., Rigby, O., Ball, J., Dhaliwal, S. (2017). Improving care standards for patients with spinal trauma combining a modified e-Delphi process and stakeholder interviews: A study protocol. BMJ Open, 7(1), 1-6. [More Information]

2015

  • Joseph, A. (2015). Trauma in the elderly: Burden or opportunity? Injury, 46(9), 1701-1702. [More Information]

2014

  • Jagnoor, J., Blyth, F., Gabbe, B., Derrett, S., Boufous, S., Dinh, M., Day, R., Button, G., Gillett, M., Joseph, A., Nicholas, M., Willcock, S., Cameron, I., et al (2014). Factors influencing social and health outcomes after motor vehicle crash injury: an inception cohort study protocol. BMC Public Health, 14(1), 1-8. [More Information]

2012

  • Henderson, A., Joseph, A. (2012). Motor vehicle accident or driver suicide? Identifying cases of failed driver suicide in the trauma setting. Injury, 43(1), 18-21. [More Information]
  • Joseph, A., Pearce, A. (2012). The future of trauma care. Injury, 43(5), 539-541. [More Information]

2011

  • Latt, N., Jurd, S., Tennant, C., Lewis, J., Macken, L., Joseph, A., Grochulski, A., Long, L. (2011). Alcohol and substance use by patients with psychosis presenting to an emergency department: changing patterns. Australasian Psychiatry, 19(4), 354-359. [More Information]

2010

  • Forero, R., Hillman, K., McCarthy, S., Fatovich, D., Joseph, A., Richardson, D. (2010). Access Block and ED Overcrowding. Emergency Medicine Australasia, 22, 119-135. [More Information]

2008

  • Joseph, A., Hunyor, S. (2008). The Royal North Shore Hospital inquiry: an analysis of the recommendations and the implications for quality and safety in Australian public hospitals. Medical Journal of Australia, 188(8), 469-472. [More Information]

2007

  • Hsu, J., Joseph, A., Tarlinton, L., Macken, L., Blome, S. (2007). The accuracy of focused assessment with sonography in trauma (FAST) in blunt trauma patients: experience of an Australian major trauma service. Injury, 38(1), 71-75. [More Information]
  • Traub, M., Bradt, D., Joseph, A. (2007). The Surge Capacity for People in Emergencies (SCOPE) study in Australasian hospitals. Medical Journal of Australia, 186(8), 394-398. [More Information]

2005

  • Holland, A., Jackson, A., Joseph, A. (2005). Paediatric trauma at an adult trauma centre. ANZ Journal of Surgery, 75(10), 878-881. [More Information]

2003

  • Hsu, J., Joseph, A., Ellis, A. (2003). Thoracolumbar fracture in blunt trauma patients: guidelines for diagnosis and imaging. Injury, 34(6), 426-433. [More Information]

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