Adjunct Associate Professor Alan Eade is the Chief Paramedic Officer for Victoria. He works alongside the other chief clinical officers based within Safer Care Victoria. Alan believes the delivery of great care is all about collaboration and cooperation between professions, with recognition that great care is always delivered through a multidisciplinary partnership.
He is focused on strengthening relationships between paramedics and other health professions in order to ensure integrated, optimal system performance is delivered for the best patient outcomes for all Victorians.
Alan is an experienced intensive care paramedic with a successful career in emergency ambulance settings, and event health and medical services. He is a Fellow of the Australasian College of Paramedicine and previously held the position of Chief Commissioner at St John Ambulance Australia. He has an adjunct academic appointment at Monash University.