Elizabeth Marsden

Emergency Physician, Sunshine Coast Hospital and Health Service, Queensland; Australia

Dr Elizabeth Marsden (MBBS, FACEM) is an Emergency Physician with a passion for the care of the elderly in the Emergency Department. She is the innovator and driver of the Geriatric Emergency Department Intervention (GEDI) service. Dr Marsden worked closely with a research team from the University of the Sunshine Coast to acquire competitive grant funding to trial the GEDI model of care. She is completing a PhD evaluating the outcomes for residents of Aged Care Facilities in the ED since inception of GEDI in the Sunshine Coast Hospital and Health Service. Her other research interests include geriatric trauma.