President of the African Federation for Emergency Medicine.
Dr. Wallis is the head of emergency medicine for the Western Cape Government, and Professor and Head of the Division of Emergency Medicine at both the University of Cape Town and Stellenbosch University. Dr. Wallis is president of the African Federation for Emergency Medicine, and immediate past president of the Emergency Medicine Society of South Africa. He is Editor in Chief of the African Journal of Emergency Medicine and has authored several book chapters and over 100 journal articles. As part of his AFEM role, Lee has been involved in the development of emergency care systems in several Africa countries, and consults widely for academic institutions and governments in the region.