Professor Ramon Shaban is an internationally respected clinician, educator and researcher. His expertise infection control and emergency care are the basis of a highly successful and integrated program of teaching, practice, and research. He is Clinical Chair and Professor of Infection Prevention and Control at Griffith University and the Gold Coast Hospital and Health Service, Australia. Professor Shaban is Director of the Griffith Graduate Infection Prevention and Control Programs at Griffith University and an active member of variety of professional groups and committee. A Credentialled Infection Control Professional Expert (CICP-E), he is a statutory member of the Australian Strategic and Technical Advisory Group on Antimicrobial Resistance and the Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care Healthcare-associated Infection Advisory Committee. He is President of the Australasian College for Infection Prevention and Control, Editor-in-Chief of the Australasian Emergency Nursing Journal, Senior Editor of Infection, Disease and Health, and a Temporary Advisor (Antimicrobial Resistance) to the World Health Organization Western Pacific Region.