A/Prof Bruce Campbell is a consultant neurologist and head of hyperacute stroke in the Department of Neurology, Royal Melbourne Hospital (RMH). He is a principal research fellow in the Melbourne Brain Centre @ RMH, Department of Medicine, University of Melbourne. His research interests are focused on the imaging and treatment of acute stroke and he was co-principal investigator and medical co-ordinator of the EXTEND-IA multi-centre randomised trial of endovascular clot retrieval following standard intravenous thrombolysis in acute ischemic stroke published in the New England Journal of Medicine in 2015. He is also a director and chair of Clinical Council for the Stroke Foundation.
He has been an inaugural member of the Victorian stroke telemedicine project and is the co-ordinator of the National Brain School training program for neurologists in training. He is a member of the World Stroke Organization Guidelines Committee and Young Stroke Professionals Committee.