Dr Braud completed undergraduate training at the University of Cape Town. Additional training followed in Respiratory and Intensive Care Medicine at Kings College Hospital, London and at the Royal Brompton Hospital, also in London.
Dr Braude was subsequently a Research Fellow at the Royal Postgraduate Medical School where he investigated pathophysiological aspects of acute lung injury, both clinically and experimentally. This led to numerous peer-reviewed publications and the submission and acceptance of a doctoral thesis.
He moved to Australia over 20 years ago and held a Staff Specialist appointment at Manly Hospital. He is now a Visiting Medical Officer at the Northern Beaches Hospital. Over this time he has been heavily involved in teaching at the University of Sydney’s Medical programme, and holds an Associate Professorial clinical academic title at Sydney University