Dr. Matt Brearley

Managing Director, Thermal Hyperformance; Research Scientist, National Critical Care and Trauma Response Centre

Dr. Matt Brearley

Managing Director, Thermal Hyperformance; Research Scientist, National Critical Care and Trauma Response Centre

Biography

Dr. Matt Brearley is Australia’s pre-eminent occupational heat stress consultant, conducting and applying research to guide industry practice. He holds a PhD in Thermal Physiology and was the heat specialist of the 2008 Australian Olympic team in Beijing, China.

Matt established a ground-breaking research program in conjunction with the National Critical Care and Trauma Response Centre, developing practical, evidence-based procedures to maximise worker health, safety and performance in the heat, yielding more than 20 papers over the past 5 years.