Christopher Etherton-Beer

Associate Professor, MB BS GradCertHPEd PhD W.Aust., FRACP

  • The University of Western Australia (M577), 35 Stirling Highway,

    6009 Perth


  • 1693 Citations
  • 24 h-Index
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Christopher Etherton-Beer is an Associate Professor in Geriatric Medicine at the University of Western Australia, and a Geriatrician and Clinical Pharmacologist at Royal Perth Hospital. Christopher serves on the Federal Council of the Australian and New Zealand Society for Geriatric Medicine, the Pharmaceutical Benefits Advisory Committee, and the Board of Juniper. Christopher is the immediate past chair of the RACP Advanced Training Committee in Geriatric Medicine, and Chairs the Western Australian Therapeutics Advisory Group. Christopher has research interests in pharmaco-geriatrics, stroke, aged care and medical education.


  • Clinical pharmacology and ageing
  • Neuroscience: ageing and stroke
  • Residential care

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Research Output 2004 2019

Cross-Sectional Studies
Health Educators
1 Citation (Scopus)

Evaluation of RESPOND, a patient-centred program to prevent falls in older people presenting to the emergency department with a fall: A randomised controlled trial

Barker, A., Cameron, P., Flicker, L., Arendts, G., Brand, C., Etherton-Beer, C., Forbes, A., Haines, T., Hill, A-M., Hunter, P., Lowthian, J., Nyman, S. R., Redfern, J., Smit, D. V., Waldron, N., Boyle, E., MacDonald, E., Ayton, D., Morello, R. & Hill, K., May 2019, In : PLoS Medicine. 16, 5, 18 p., 1002807.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access

Polypharmacy among older Australians, 2006–2017: a population-based study

Page, A. T., Falster, M. O., Litchfield, M., Pearson, S. A. & Etherton-Beer, C., 1 Jul 2019, In : Medical Journal of Australia. 211, 2, p. 71-75 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pharmaceutical Preparations
Complementary Therapies
1 Citation (Scopus)
Inappropriate Prescribing
History of Medicine
Western Australia

Undiagnosing to prevent overprescribing

Page, A. T. & Etherton-Beer, C., May 2019, In : Maturitas. 123, p. 67-72

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Traditional Medicine
Health care
Signs and Symptoms

Projects 2004 2021