Dr Ursula King

Dr Ursula King

19OPCC - Master of ceremonies


Dr Ursula King is a senior Australian clinician, research academic, service sector consultant and facilitator. With over three decades working in health and related services, Dr King brings a values-driven, co-design framework to her varied roles.

A Fellowship of the Australian College of Rural and Remote Medicine led to a clinical career in emergency medicine in resource-challenged environments. Dr King is part of an international research collaboration investigating the socio-ecological determinants of health, particularly within Indigenous contexts. And her service sector consultancy practice focuses on transformative organisational development, iterative strategy and service model design, and sustainable change management.

Dr King has a MPH and PhD, is an accredited professional facilitator, and is an honorary Principal Fellow/Associate Professor in the School of Population and Global Health, University of Melbourne, Australia.

Dr King will be the MC of the conference and will also facilitate a number of plenary panel discussions.