Established 1894

The Wallaby Club .Inc

Biographical entry Kirsner, Richard L.

academic and engineer


Dr Richard Kirsner joined the Wallaby Club in 1998. He was Secretary from 200 to 2010, Vice-Prersident in 2010 and President 2011. Trained in electrical engineering and physiology, he worked both as a biomedical engineer and as a scientist. He was Director of Medical Engineering and Physics at St Vincent's Hospital Melbourne 1977-1997. In 1997 he was appointed to the Department of Electronic Engineering at LaTrobe University, where he is currently Adjunct Professor of Biomedical Engineering. He was a member of the Administrative Council of the International Federation for Medical and Biological Engineering for some years, and was Treasurer from 1991-1997. In 1984 he became Secretary of the Australian Federation of Medical and Biological Engineering.



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A Private Club

The Wallaby Club is a Melbourne-based walking club established in 1894 with a strong bias towards good fellowship, talking and an appreciation of both the natural and built environments. Membership is strictly limited and is by invitation only.

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