DR Guy Gillor

DR Guy Gillor

Positions

Overview

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  • Guy Gillor recently joined the Indigenous Eye Health Unit in the role of Academic Specialist: Indigenous Eye Health Policy and Practice. Guy has an interest in health policy with particular interest in Indigenous self-determination and its application in health systems. Prior to joining the University, Guy worked at the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Ophthalmologists (RANZCO) in various roles, most recently Senior Manager – Policy and Projects. Guy holds a PhD from the University of Western Sydney, his dissertation traces the early history of the Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Services movement in Australia. Following his PhD studies, Guy worked as a Senior Research Coordinator for the Aboriginal Medical Service Western Sydney. Before first coming to Australia in 2007, Guy worked for Physicians for Human Rights in his native Israel/Palestine, advocating for equitable access to health services.   

Publications

Awards

Education and training

  • PhD, University of Western Sydney 2013
  • BA (Hons), University of Melbourne 2008
  • BA, Ben-Gurion University of The Negev 2005