Prof Alison Jones
Deputy Vice Chancellor (Health & Communities), University of Woolloongong
Professor Alison Jones is the Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Health and Communities) at the University of Wollongong. Professor Jones is a toxicologist and a highly-regarded researcher whose work has changed clinical practice. Welsh-born Professor Jones studied medicine at the University of Edinburgh in Scotland, and was Head of Medicine at London’s Guy’s and St Thomas Hospital and Director of Britain’s National Poisons Service. She serves as a high-level toxicology adviser to NSW Ministry of Health, Expert Advisory Group on Air Pollution, and the Ministerial Advisory Committee on Preventative Health. Professor Jones has over 25 years of experience in clinical practice, and currently works at Blacktown Hospital in Toxicology, and Wollongong Hospital in General Medicine.