Simon Brown

Professor, BMedSc MB BS Tas., PhD Flin., DA (UK), FACEM

  • The University of Western Australia (M516), 35 Stirling Highway,

    6009 Perth


  • 4953 Citations
  • 33 h-Index
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Roles and responsibilities

Emergency medical systems/prehospital care and retrieval medicine, emergency department management and quality improvement.


Immunology (allergy/anaphylaxis), venom immunotherapy (desensitisation), and Toxinology (snake and spider envenoming)

External positions

Director, Aeromedical and Retrieval, Ambulance Tasmania

2 Sep 2016 → …


  • Anaphylaxis
  • Sepsis
  • Toxinology
  • Antivenoms—clinical use
  • Clinical immunology/allergy
  • Insect venom allergy and immunotherapy
  • Resuscitation

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Research Output 2001 2018

308 Downloads (Pure)
Hospital Emergency Service
Blood Vessels
2 Citations (Scopus)
Open Access
Neutrophil Activation
Innate Immunity
Myeloid Cells
Toll-Like Receptor 4
8 Citations (Scopus)

Australian taipan (Oxyuranus spp.) envenoming: clinical effects and potential benefits of early antivenom therapy–Australian Snakebite Project (ASP-25)

Johnston, C. I., Ryan, N. M., O’Leary, M. A., Brown, S. G. A. & Isbister, G. K., 7 Feb 2017, In : Clinical Toxicology. 55, 2, p. 115-122 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Snake Bites
Acute Kidney Injury
1 Citation (Scopus)
39 Downloads (Pure)

Distinct inflammatory responses differentiate cerebral infarct from transient ischaemic attack

Armstrong, C. W. L., Bosio, E., Neil, C., Brown, S. G. A., Hankey, G. J. & Fatovich, D. M., 1 Jan 2017, In : Journal of Clinical Neuroscience. 35, p. 97-103 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Transient Ischemic Attack
Matrix Metalloproteinase 9

Influenza epidemiology in patients admitted to sentinel Australian hospitals in 2016: the Influenza Complications Alert Network (FluCAN)

Cheng, A. C., Holmes, M., Dwyer, D. E., Irving, L. B., Korman, T., Senanayake, S., Macartney, K., Blyth, C. C., Brown, S., Waterer, G. W., Cooley, L., Friedman, N. D., Wark, P., Simpson, G., Upham, J., Bowler, S., Brady, S., Kotsimbos, T. & Kelly, P. M., Dec 2017, In : Communicable Diseases Intelligence. 41, 4, p. E337-E347 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access


Projects 2005 2020