Professor Tracy Smart AO

Air Vice-Marshal (Ret’d) BMBS, MPH, MA, Dip AvMed, FRACMA, FACAsM, FAsMA, FCDSS, FACHSM (Hon)

Professor Tracy Smart AO is a medical doctor, health leader, aerospace medicine specialist, and retired Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) senior officer. She was the third woman to reach the rank of Air Vice Marshal in the RAAF. She is currently Professor, Military and Aerospace Medicine at the Australian National University (ANU), a Mission Specialist in Space Medicine at the ANU Institute for Space (InSpace), and was ANU’s COVID-19 Public Health Lead from August 2020 to March 2022.

Professor Smart is a Fellow of the Aerospace Medicine Association in the US, an Academician of the International Academy of Aviation and Space Medicine, and a graduate of the Advanced Management Program at Harvard Business School. She is a regular keynote speaker in the areas of leadership, mental health, public health, cultural change, and diversity.


Space Medicine for Earthlings – Space Industry Networking Event, Canberra, Australia