Professor Imogen Mitchell

Dean, Medical School
College of Health & Medicine
T: +61 2 6125 2622

Research interests

Hospital systems to improve management of deteriorating patient

Hospital systems to improve end of life care in acute hospitals

Patient safety systems

Medical Education



Professor Imogen Mitchell, Dean of Medicine at the ANU Medical School, Senior Medical Advisor at the Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care and Senior Intensive Care Specialist at the Canberra Hospital. Imogen graduated from University of London and undertook her physician's training in the UK before moving to Australia to complete her specialist training in intensive care. Appointed initially as an intensive care specialist at Royal Prince Alfred but then moved to Canberra in 1999 to take up the Directorship of the Intensive Care Unit at the Canberra Hospital. After 15 years as their Director and building the unit from 2 specialists to 11 specialists and securing C24 accreditation from the College of Intensive Care Medicine, she moved to being the Deputy Dean at the ANU Medical School in 2014. Just prior to moving to the Medical School, she won the prestigious Harkness Fellowship in Health Policy and Practice and spent 12 months at Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health.


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