Dr Darshan Shah is a Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Physicians, subspecialising in Stroke following a fellowship in Endovascular and Stroke at Royal Melbourne Hospital. He is a Consultant Stroke Physician at the Princess Alexandra Hospital since 2017, where he is the Stroke Research Lead. Since his time in this role the Stroke Unit has expanded to oversee over 1000 admissions per year, and a significant improvement in time to thrombolysis and time to reperfusion outcomes. He is the co-clinical lead of the Statewide Stroke Clinical Network. He has been an investigator in multiple international multicentre trials and registries. Dr Shah is involved in teaching and supervision of junior staff and is a clinical supervisor for the RACP.