Australian Society of Anaesthetists
Associate Professor Scott is currently Federal President of the Australian Society of Anaesthetists, and was previously executive councillor. He is currently working in private practice in Northern NSW and SE Qld.
He was commissioned as an officer in the Royal Australian Air Force in 1990, and since then has held several leadership roles in the ADF. He has deployed multiple times with the ADF and has served with the US Navy, Air force and Army, and is on the instructor panel at Uniformed Services University of Health Sciences Bethesda USA.
David has worked as an instructor in anesthesia at Harvard University at the Beth Israel Hospital Boston and held the position of Visiting Professor in Anesthesia University of California, Davis, Sacramento.
He is also Past and founding Chair of the ANZCA/ASA/NZSA Regional Anaesthesia Special Interest Group and is co-author of the Oxford Pocket Guide to Regional Anaesthesia.
David is a senior instructor in ATLS, CCrISP and directs DATC (Definitive Anaesthesia Trauma Care), and is a graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.
He was appointed an adjunct Associate Professor University of Western Sydney in 2015.