Prof. Andrew Scott is Director of the Department of Molecular Imaging and Therapy at Austin Health and Laboratory Head at the Olivia Newton-John Cancer Research Institute. He is one of Australia’s top clinician/scientists with expertise in molecular imaging, cancer therapy, and in both preclinical and clinical drug development. He is the President of the World Federation of Nuclear Medicine and Biology, and is on the Board of many significant organisations including the Australian Nuclear Science and Technology Organisation (ANSTO), Chair of the board of Cancer Trials Australia, and Chair of the International Relations Committee of the Australian and New Zealand Society of Nuclear Medicine. He is also a Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Physicians, Fellow of the Australian Academy of Health and Medical Sciences, Fellow of the Australian Institute of Company Directors, and in 2017 was awarded Member (AM) in the General Division of the Order of Australia.
Prof. Scott has published over 310 peer reviewed papers and 20 book chapters, principally in the areas of oncology and molecular imaging. He is actively involved in the training and mentoring of young scientists and clinicians and currently supervises several doctoral students in addition to post-doctoral fellows and Nuclear Medicine trainees.