A/Prof Leeroy William has been a palliative medicine specialist since 2009 and is based in Melbourne. He trained in the UK and New Zealand, before settling in Australia. He is currently the Clinical Director of the Supportive and Palliative Care Service at Eastern Health and has academic positions at Monash and La Trobe Universities. He is currently and the President of the Australian and New Zealand Society of Palliative Medicine (ANZSPM).
He has been a Clinical Lead for Schwartz Rounds and has an interest in cancer pain, health professional education, transitions in palliative care, communication skills, and holistic interprofessional care. In his spare time, he manages the Palliative Medicine Teaching Facebook Page, is a non-Executive Board member of Life Circle, and the Australian Clinical Lead for the Advisory Board of After Cloud.