Public Health Interventions Research Group

The Public Health Interventions Research Group conducts a wide range of projects focused on the evaluation of strategies to prevent infectious diseases. We collaborate extensively within the Kirby Institute, with our Australian partners and with international organisations.

We are committed to research that benefits the health of disadvantaged populations in Australia and the Asia-Pacific region. Much of our work also has a strong capacity building component. We equip our partners with the skills and expertise to respond to their local epidemics.

We are currently involved in projects related to the control of HIV, sexually transmitted infections, viral hepatitis, tuberculosis, scabies and trachoma. We have large scale research projects in Australia, Papua New Guinea, Indonesia, Cambodia, Fiji and the Solomon Islands.

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Professor and Program Head
Program contact: 
Project Officer
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Senior Research Fellow
Lecturer
International Training and Development Manager
Research Fellow
Post-doctoral research fellow
Senior Research Fellow
PhD Student
Senior Res Fellow (NH&MRC)
Epidemiologist
Master of Applied Epidemiology Scholar
Research Fellow
Clinical Project Coordinator
Research Fellow
Senior Research Fellow (UNSW)
Master of Applied Epidemiology Scholar
PhD Student
Senior Res Fellow (NH&MRC)
Research Fellow
PhD Student

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