Farah Magrabi
Associate Professor
 

Farah Magrabi
Associate Professor, Australian Institute of Health Innovation, Macquarie University

Farah Magrabi is an Associate Professor at the Australian Institute of Health Innovation, Macquarie University. She has a background in Electrical and Biomedical Engineering with over 15 years experience in designing and evaluating digital health technologies for clinicians and consumers. Farah is internationally recognised as a leader in the safety of digital health, and has made a major contribution to documenting the clinical risks to patients by examining safety events in Australia, the USA and England. Her work has shaped policy and practice including a new ISO specification for the surveillance and analysis of safety events (ISO/TS 20405). She received the Sax Institute’s Research Action Award in 2015 for the international impact of her research on policy and practice to improve digital health safety. She is co-chair of the Australian Alliance for AI in Healthcare’s working group on safety, quality and ethics; and a Fellow of the University of York’s Assuring Autonomy International Programme.