Adrian was born in the USA, raised in the U.K. & Germany and works in Australia. He read Chemistry at Christ Church, Oxford and then spent some years as a computer software programmer before studying for his medical degree at the United Medical & Dental Schools of Guy's and St Thomas' in London, qualifying in 1997.
Since 2000 he has been employed in emergency and critical care paediatrics based in Sydney with particular interests in toxicology, trauma and resuscitation. Currently he works for the neonatal & paediatric retrieval service in NSW which covers over 300,000 square miles and provides mobile intensive care and transport via ambulance, helicopter and fixed wing aircraft.
For over 20 years Adrian has been an author & peer-reviewer of medical articles. He has co-authored a number of Australian paediatric acute care guidelines and is a contributing author to The Textbook of Paediatric Emergency Medicine (3rd Ed. Elsevier). He has been an Advance Paediatric Life Support instructor delivering courses across Australia & Fiji since 2008 and a medical student tutor for the Universities of NSW & Queensland.
In his time off he cruises the world and continues to write medical and non-clinical application software.