Ben Gelbart is a paediatric intensive care consultant at the Royal Children’s Hospital and honorary fellow of the University of Melbourne and Murdoch Children’s Research Institute. He is the medical donation specialist for the RCH and the paediatric representative of the ANZICS Death and Organ Donation Committee. This year he has also been a member of a TSANZ working group for advancing paediatric liver and kidney donation as well as a collaborator on an international paediatric donor registry. His other interests are critical care research and is an active affiliate of the Paediatric Study Group. He is a primary investigator and chief investigator in two binational randomised controlled trials.