Regional Research Manager
Dr. Tim O’Meara is the Regional Research Manager for GE Healthcare Australia and New Zealand. Tim is responsible for initiation and management of research activities that help GE and research collaborators in Australian and New Zealand work together to solve our healthcare challenges. Tim’s responsibilities include research partnerships with GE’s imaging modalities, Healthcare IT, Solutions Business, Life Sciences and Core Imaging.
Tim worked has a researcher in universities and medical research institutes for around 20 years, held an National Health and Medical Research Council Fellowship, was a founder of a biotech device start-up company Inhalix, worked for many years with the biotech industry through several roles at CSIRO and joined GE healthcare in July 2013. Over his career to date Tim has worked with more than a 200 research partners and helped to raise hundreds of millions of dollars in research funding, from numerous public and private sources. Tim holds a PhD in immunology and an MBA.