Paul Cooper

Paul Cooper

Former A/Director, Digital Health
Department of Health and Human Services

As an independent consultant, Paul specialises in strategic advisory services aimed at helping organisations make the most effective use of information and digital capabilities. He also lectures and researches with Deakin University and Epworth Healthcare in the field of Health Informatics. He has a unique blend of insights from his experience in medical research, IT, business consulting and digital marketing. Most recently Paul was Acting Director Digital Health for Department of Health & Human Services (Vic).

Paul obtained a Ph.D at the Walter and Eliza Hall Institute of Medical Research (Melb. Uni), and subsequently a Grad. Dip. Business (Organisational Development) at RMIT University. He has many years of leadership experience including as MD of a UK consulting firm. He is a confident and accomplished leader, presenter and facilitator and has been widely engaged by clients for executive and board level consultancy. Paul brings his energy and talents in eHealth, digital innovation, strategy development and transformational change to client organisations. He is known for his high energy levels and collaborative working style which helps colleagues and team members achieve goals. He believes strongly in the benefits of diversity and has been a diversity champion throughout his career.

Specialties: Government, Health & Education, Digital Marketing, Health Informatics, Strategic Planning, facilitation, diversity, IT emerging solutions, informatics, motivation, innovation and organisation development.

 

Appearing at
FST Gov NZ Local
23 September 2021
This year’s FST Government NZ Mini Series will be held from 11am – 1pm NZST on Thursday 23 September, bringing together the top session’s from this year’s FST Government New Zealand in-person summit (re-scheduled until 2022). The New Zealand Government...
canberra
20 May 2021
Our FSTGov Australia Digital Discussion will be held from 9am AEST on Thursday 20 May to address common public sector challenges in executing streamlined digital transformation strategies, without jeopardising the citizen experience. Split over three sessions, you are welcome to register...
FST Gov NZ Local
13 May 2021
This half-day event will be held from 11am NZST on Thursday 13 May to address common public sector challenges in executing streamlined digital transformation strategies, without jeopardising the citizen experience. Split over two sessions, you are welcome to register to each...