Professor Young is a Professor in Respiratory Technology at Sydney Medical School (Discipline of Pharmacology), Head of Respiratory Technology at the Woolcock and an ARC Future Fellow. Professor Young has 20 years’ experience in inhalation drug development with a focus on medical device engineering and industry engagement.
He is an internationally recognised expert in the field of inhalation technology and has published >170 peer reviewed journal articles since 2002 (>3000 citations), 6 patents, 16 book chapters and in excess of 150 conference proceedings. He has an H-index of 32 and 5-year i10 index of 97. Professor Young has received > $15M for projects and infrastructure since 2005 and has a proven track record in securing category 1 ARC and NHMRC funding. His research team of around 20 personnel are considered world leaders in the field of aerosol science.