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Professor James Fitzpatrick
James Fitzpatrick is a consultant paediatrician, researcher, and FASD expert. He is a Research Fellow at the Telethon Institute for Telethon Institute for Child Health Research, and an Honorary Fellow at The George Institute for Global Health. James is also the Founder and Director of Patches Paediatrics, an organisation that delivers child health services in rural and remote communities. In 2001, he was named Young Australian of the Year for his longstanding dedication to addressing rural and Indigenous health issues.