• Chris Levi

    Executive Director/The Sydney Partnership for Health Education Research & Enterprise (SPHERE)

  • Christopher Levi is the Executive Director of one of Australia’s Advanced Health Research and Translation Centres – the Sydney Partnership for Health Education Research and Enterprise (SPHERE). SPHERE bring together leading academic and health care organisations across Sydney to undertake applied research and research translation addressing important community and health care needs with the mission described by the centres gifted aboriginal name “Maridulu Budyari Gumal” (“working together for good health and well-being”). He continues his research career in stroke with clinical academic appointments at John Hunter Hospital/University Newcastle and Liverpool Hospital/University of New South Wales focusing on investigating new avenues for stroke reperfusion therapy, novel therapies in stroke recovery, and implementation of best evidence practice in stroke care. He is co-principal investigator in the ongoing TASTE, TACTICS and MIDAS 2 trials and leads the Australian Stroke Alliance prehospital stroke care initiative in New South Wales.