Data science, health metrics and disease modeling

Combining the power of advanced computation, data linkage and biological discovery to reduce the impact of current and burgeoning disease.

Groups / Projects Research Lead Dept / Centre
A novel approach to discovering genes associated with cancer risk from GWAS and EWAS data Professor John Hopper Centre for Epidemiology and Biostatistics
Biostatistics Associate Professor Julie Simpson
Centre for Epidemiology and Biostatistics
Breast Cancer Professor John Hopper
Centre for Epidemiology and Biostatistics
Centre for Health Policy
Characterising the host response to infectious diseases Centre for Epidemiology and Biostatistics
Data science, health metrics and disease modeling
Development and application of verbal autopsy methods
Development and validation of a health policy simulation model for cardiovascular disease Professor Philip Clarke Centre for Health Policy
Development and validation of a health policy simulation model for type 1 diabetes Professor Philip Clarke Centre for Health Policy
Evaluation and Implementation Science Professor Margaret Kelaher
Evaluation of 2014 Population Health Development Course Professor Gary Freed Centre for Health Policy
Evaluation of APNA Nursing in General Practice Initiatives Professor Gary Freed Centre for Health Policy
Expenditures and prices of antihyperglycemic medications in the United States Professor Philip Clarke Centre for Health Policy
Genetic and Environmental Modifiers of Hereditary Haemochromatosis: The HealthIron Study Centre for Epidemiology and Biostatistics
Global Burden of Disease group research Professor Alan Lopez
Governance and Financing Associate Professor Peter Annear
Nossal Institute for Global Health
Harnessing the Potential of Regulatory Data to Improve the Regulation of Lawyers Associate Professor Marie Bismark Centre for Health Policy
Health Humanities and Social Sciences Richard Chenall
Centre for Health Equity
Health Systems and Workforce Professor Gary Freed
High Dimensional Analytics Dr Enes Makalic
Centre for Epidemiology and Biostatistics
Immunogenicity, persistence and safety study of meningococcal conjugate vaccine ACWY in toddlers Professor Terry Nolan
Impact of Medicare Part D on income-related inequality in drug expenditure Professor Philip Clarke Centre for Health Policy
Improving cost-effectiveness analysis of childhood vaccines Dr Natalie Carvalho Centre for Health Policy
Indigenous Health Equity Professor Kerry Arabena
Centre for Health Equity
Informing national policy for pandemic influenza preparedness and response Centre for Epidemiology and Biostatistics
Law and Public Health Associate Professor Marie Bismark
Manufacturing consensus: Independence in consensus statements in health Prof Margaret Kelaher Centre for Health Policy
Maternal, Sexual and Reproductive Health Dr Alison Morgan
Nossal Institute for Global Health
Modelling and Simulation Jodie McVernon
Centre for Epidemiology and Biostatistics
Novel statistical methodology for the analysis of medical data Centre for Epidemiology and Biostatistics
Onemda VicHealth Koori Health Professor Kerry Arabena
Centre for Health Equity
Optimal design of antimalarial population pharmacokinetic-pharmacodynamic studies Centre for Epidemiology and Biostatistics
Optimising antimalarial treatments using population pharmacokinetic-pharmacodynamic modelling Centre for Epidemiology and Biostatistics
Optimising Early Respiratory Support for Preterm Infants: The HIPSTER Trial Dr Kim Dalziel Centre for Health Policy
Paediatric specialist clinics: Parental perceptions, primary care referral patterns and determinants of periodicity of care Professor Gary Freed Centre for Health Policy
Severe hypoglycaemia and Type 1 diabetes Professor Philip Clarke Centre for Health Policy
Social connectedness and health Centre for Epidemiology and Biostatistics
Strengthening vital registration data on mortality and causes of death
The growth of linked hospital data use in Australia: a systematic review Professor Philip Clarke Centre for Health Policy
Tobacco-attributable mortality Professor Alan Lopez Global Burden of Disease group research
Understanding the drivers of trial efficiency Dr Kim Dalziel Centre for Health Policy
WorkplaceAid: a trial on improving mental health and physical first aid skills in the workplace Dr Nicola Reavley Centre for Mental Health