Alan Gijsbers

Alan Gijsbers, MBBS, FRACP, FAChAM, DTM&H, PGDip Epi

Alan is a specialist physician in Addiction Medicine, and an Honorary Clinical Associate Professor with the Department of   Medicine Royal Melbourne Hospital, University of Melbourne.

He is the first Medical Director of the Addiction Medicine Service at the Royal Melbourne Hospital and Medical Director of the Substance Withdrawal Unit at the Melbourne Clinic Richmond.

He is a Foundation Fellow in the chapter of Addiction Medicine of the  Royal Australasian College of Physicians.

He is past chairman of the Victorian Addiction Inter-hospital Liaison Association (VAILA).

He is the national President of ISCAST, a group of Christians interested in the interaction between science and religion and the past National President of Health Serve Australia, an organisation of Christian health professionals who seek to provide health and development overseas.

He is a member of the Board of the International Christian Medical and Dental  Association.