Dr Keith Adam

M.B., B.S., Fellow ACOM, Fellow AFOEM, RACP
Senior Specialist Occupational Physician

Dr Keith Adam is a Senior Specialist Occupational Physician with Sonic HealthPlus and an Associate Professor of Occupational Medicine with the University of Queensland. Treating and rehabilitating injured workers since 1984, Dr Adam has extensive experience in determining what duties injured workers may be able to perform, and managing return to work programmes.

Dr Adam regularly consults as a Senior Medical Advisor to Yancoal, Curragh Qld Mining, and the Queensland Fire and Rescue Service. He was appointed Chief Medical Adviser for Queensland Rail in October 1997, and for Pacific National in 2005. He was involved in the development of a health standard for Queensland Rail employees, which led to further involvement in the development of the first National Standard for Health Assessment of Rail Safety Workers in 2003 and 2004.

More recently, he was invited by the National Transport Commission to participate in a review of that standard, and has also been involved in the development of a national training program for Authorised Health Practitioners in the rail industry.

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