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Dr

Anselm Wong

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Dr

Anselm Wong

 
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Medicine, Dentistry And Health Sciences
 
Primary Interest
Emergency Medicine
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Dr

Anselm Wong

 

Associate Professor Anselm Wong MBBS DipTox PhD FACEM FAACT FACMT is a Clinical Toxicologist and Emergency Physician at the Victorian Poisons Information Centre and Austin Toxicology Unit at the Austin Hospital in Melbourne. He also consults for the national toxicology network.

He completed a PhD in the risk prediction and management of paracetamol overdose. His research focussed on decreasing adverse reactions from the antidotal treatment and trials on shortening the treatment time of paracetamol overdose from 20 to 12 hours in selected patients. He also has an interest in global toxicology education and research. Dr Wong is the Project Director of the Global Educational Toxicology Uniting Project (GETUP) (www.acmt.net/GETUP.html) run through the American College of Medical Toxicology. This project aims to connect countries with and without toxicology services. Anselm's Toxicology research interests include paracetamol poisoning management and risk prediction, drug trials, novel biomarker research, drug pharmacokinetics in poisoning, global toxicology, cannabis and related therapies and epidemiological studies. He is a member of numerous professional associations including TAPNA, APAMT, ACMT, AACT and ACEM. He is involved in international research collaborations producing guidelines for management of poisoning.

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Honours, Awards and Fellowships

2019

Early Career Fellowship

NHMRC

2018

International Development Fund

ACEM

2018

CEO Award

Austin Health

2018

Postgraduate Publication Award

Monash University

2017

MTF Innovative Teaching and Research Award

ACMT

2016

Morson Taylor Award-Australasian College for Emergency Medicine

ACEM

2015

Postgraduate Research Scholarship

NHMRC

2015

Australian Postgraduate Award

Monash University

2018

FACMT-Fellow of the American College of Medical Toxicology


2012

FACEM - Fellow of the Australasian College for Emergency Medicine


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Awards

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Positions

Positions


Honorary

Medical Education

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Surgery

Honorary

Medicine - Austin Health

Education

Education


Doctor of Philosophy

Monash University

Toxicology

People's University

Bachelor Medicine Bachelor of Surgery

Monash University

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