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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
Tess Cooper Research Administrative Assistant
Melanie Crane Research Fellow
Leonie Cranney Associate Researcher
Bradley Drayton Biostatistician
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
Erika Goldbaum Research Officer
Anne Grunseit Senior Research Fellow
Cathie Kiernan Executive Assistant
Lesley King Senior Research Associate
James Kite Lecturer/Research Fellow
Karen Lee Research Officer
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
Stephanie Partridge Research Fellow
Philayrath Phongsavan Associate Professor
Divya Ramachandran Research Assistant
Lucy Read Research Assistant
Lindsey Reece Senior Research Fellow
Juan Pablo Rey Lopez Research Fellow
Justin Richards Senior Research Fellow
Chris Rissel Professor of Public Health
Ben Smith Associate Professor
Emmanuel Stamatakis Professor
Margaret Thomas Senior Research Fellow

Research students

Name Degree
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