I want to prevent and alleviate suffering in the sickest, poorest, most vulnerable, and marginalised people by research, discovery and innovation. I have 5 years experience in public health / medical research and 4 years in psychiatry. I Love To Think!
As the statistical author my research for vulnerable groups has led to 14 PubMed Articles (430 Citations). These projects are in the areas of poverty, Aboriginal health, neurosurgery and mental health, addictions, crime, cancer, heart disease, smoking cessation, communicable diseases, breastfeeding, health and well-being, sexual health, health education, HIV, aged care and for children with disabilities.
Biostatistics: Generalised Linear Models, Survival Analysis, Longitudinal and Correlated Data (including multi-level modelling), Advanced R, Stata, Meta-regression, Study Design, Sample Size Calculation, Logic, Variable Selection, Data Linkage, Clinical Trial Design, Probability & Statistical Inference, Pharmacoepidemiology, generating and simulating data, multiple imputation for analysis with missing data and an overview of Machine Learning
Causal Inference: Directed Acyclic Graphs, Propensity Scores, Inverse Probability Treatment Weights, Regression Discontinuity, Differences in Differences, Instrumental Variables, Mendelian Randomisation
University of Sydney, NHMRC Clinical Trial Centre
Risk and Treatment Factors of Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Lip
Training in Public Health Medicine
Australian Faculty of Public Health Medicine
to October 2021
Rotations: Rural and Indigenous Health, HIV, Pharmacoepi (TGA), Public Health Unit (Communicable Disease and Environmental Health), Childhood Disability, Addiction
Coursework: Environmental Health Risk Assessments | Framing Indigenous Health| Health Promotion| Health Policy| Epidemiology and Control of Communicable Disease| Qualitative Research Methods| Environmental Health Risk Assessments | Introduction to teaching and supervision | Grant Writing
Conference Presentations: National Rural Health (Oral) | Asia Pacific Heart Failure (2 Posters) 2008 | RACP 2016 (Oral: Gerry Murphy Prize) |Australian Public Health 2019 (Oral)
MBBS BMedSc First Class Honours in Biostatistics
University of Melbourne
to December 2010
A Pharmacological mechanism for the Clinical Benefits of Angiotensin Converting Enzyme Inhibitors: Analyses of randomised controlled trials