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PRC Staff

PRC Staff

PRC staff members are engaged in research in a variety of ways and levels. The staff members include senior academics from a range of health and social science disciplinary backgrounds, researchers with specialised technical expertise, postdoctoral fellows, postgraduate students and research officers, as well as staff with clinical, policy and health services experience.

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Name Position  
Lisa Avery Office Manager  
Adrian Bauman Professor of Public Health, PRC Director  
Louise Baur Professor of Paediatrics  
William Bellew Executive Officer  
Josephine Chau Senior Research Fellow  
Tien Chey Senior Statistician  
Debbie Chia Research Officer  
Melanie Crane Research Fellow  
Leonie Cranney Associate Researcher  
Melody Ding Senior Research Fellow  
Lina Engelen Senior Research Fellow  
Emma Esdaile Research Assistant  
Bridget Foley Research Officer  
Becky Freeman Senior Lecturer/Senior Research Fellow  
Joanne Gale Biostatistician  
Tim Gill Professor, Public Health Nutrition  
Erika Goldbaum Research Officer  
Anne Grunseit Senior Research Fellow  
Louise Hardy Senior Research Fellow  
Lewis Keane Research Assistant  
Cathie Kiernan Executive Assistant  
Lesley King Senior Research Associate  
James Kite Lecturer/Research Fellow  
Rona Macniven Research Officer  
Bronwyn McGill Research Officer  
Seema Mihrshahi Senior Research Fellow  
Thanh-Binh Nguyen-Duy   Research Officer  
Don Nutbeam Professor of Public Health  
Blythe O'Hara Senior Research Fellow  
Philayrath Phongsavan Associate Professor  
Divya Ramachandran Research Assistant  
Lindsey Reece Senior Research Fellow  
Juan Pablo Rey Lopez Research Fellow  
Justin Richards Senior Research Fellow  
Chris Rissel Professor of Public Health  
Emmanuel Stamatakis Associate Professor  
Margaret Thomas Senior Research Fellow  
Amy Vassallo Research Assistant  

Research students

Name Degree
Tala Barakat PhD
Mahalakshmi Ekambareshwar PhD
Emma Esdaile PhD
Eloise Howse PhD
Lewis Keane PhD
James Kite PhD
Rona Macniven PhD
Bronwyn McGill PhD
Carlos Nunez Miranda PhD
Thanh-Binh Nguyen-Duy PhD
Brett Pollard PhD
Lauren Powell PhD
Putu Ayu Swandewi Astuti PhD
Matthew Taylor PhD
Amy Vassallo PhD
Kevin Bragg BMedSc (Hons)