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 Project Leader Professor John Hopper Centre for Epidemiology and Biostatistics
Biostatistics Unit Head Professor Julie Simpson
Centre for Epidemiology and Biostatistics
Bloomberg Philanthropies Data for Health Initiative: Strengthening vital registration data on mortality and causes of death
Breast Cancer Unit Head Professor John Hopper
Centre for Epidemiology and Biostatistics
Building the evidence base of Prevention and Recovery Care (PARC) services in Victoria, Australia Project Leader Dr Lisa Brophy Centre for Mental Health
Centre for Health Policy
Centre of Research Excellence in Disability and Health Director Professor Anne Kavanagh Centre for Health Equity
Characterising the host response to infectious diseases Project leader Professor James McCaw Centre for Epidemiology and Biostatistics
Children of Twins: The Effects Of Parental Mental Health On Child Mental Health Outcomes Project leader Doctor Katrina Scurrah Centre for Epidemiology and Biostatistics
Survey of Community Attitudes towards People with a Disability Director Professor Anne Kavanagh Centre for Health Equity
Data and methods in social and spatial epidemiology Project Leader: Associate Professor Rebecca Bently Centre for Health Equity
Demography and Ageing Unit Head Associate Professor Jeromey Temple
Development and application of verbal autopsy methods
Development and validation of a health policy simulation model for cardiovascular disease Project Leader Professor Philip Clarke Centre for Health Policy
Development and validation of a health policy simulation model for type 1 diabetes Project Leader Professor Philip Clarke Centre for Health Policy
Disability Prevalence and Inequality Measures in Australia Director Professor Anne Kavanagh Centre for Health Equity
Evaluation and Implementation Science Unit Head Professor Margaret Kelaher
Evaluation of 2014 Population Health Development Course Project Leader Professor Gary Freed Centre for Health Policy
Evaluation of APNA Nursing in General Practice Initiatives Project Leader Professor Gary Freed Centre for Health Policy
Expenditures and prices of antihyperglycemic medications in the United States Project Leader Professor Philip Clarke Centre for Health Policy
Gender ideologies, gender equality and health in young people Centre for Health Equity
Genetic and Environmental Modifiers of Hereditary Haemochromatosis: The HealthIron Study Project Leader A/Prof Lyle Gurrin Centre for Epidemiology and Biostatistics
Global Burden of Disease group research Director Professor Alan Lopez
Global Burden of Disease Study
Harnessing the Potential of Regulatory Data to Improve the Regulation of Lawyers Project Leader Associate Professor Marie Bismark Centre for Health Policy
Health and Lifestyle Questionnaire Research Assistant Tessa Cutler Centre for Epidemiology and Biostatistics
Health Humanities and Social Sciences Unit Unit Head Richard Chenhall
Centre for Health Equity
Health Systems Governance and Financing Head of Unit Professor Peter Annear
Nossal Institute for Global Health
High Dimensional Analytics Unit Head Dr Enes Makalic Centre for Epidemiology and Biostatistics
Immunogenicity, persistence and safety study of meningococcal conjugate vaccine ACWY in toddlers Project Leader Professor Terry Nolan
Impact of Medicare Part D on income-related inequality in drug expenditure Project Leader Professor Philip Clarke Centre for Health Policy
Improving cost-effectiveness analysis of childhood vaccines Project Leader Dr Natalie Carvalho Centre for Health Policy
Indigenous Health Equity Unit 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 Unit Head Associate Professor Marie Bismark
Manufacturing consensus: Independence in consensus statements in health Project Leader Prof Margaret Kelaher Centre for Health Policy
Maternal, Sexual and Reproductive Health Head of Unit Dr Alison Morgan
Nossal Institute for Global Health
Men's Health Unit Head Professor John Hopper Centre for Epidemiology and Biostatistics
Modelling and Simulation Unit Head Professor Jodie McVernon
Centre for Epidemiology and Biostatistics
Novel statistical methodology for the analysis of medical data Unit Head Professor John Hopper Centre for Epidemiology and Biostatistics
Optimising Early Respiratory Support for Preterm Infants: The HIPSTER Trial Project Leader Dr Kim Dalziel Centre for Health Policy
Outcomes Framework for the Victorian Disability Plan Centre for Health Equity
Paediatric specialist clinics: Parental perceptions, primary care referral patterns and determinants of periodicity of care Project Leader Professor Gary Freed Centre for Health Policy
Psychosocial Disability & Employment Centre for Health Equity
Severe hypoglycaemia and Type 1 diabetes Project Leader Professor Philip Clarke Centre for Health Policy
Social connectedness and health Unit Head Professor Jodie McVernon Centre for Epidemiology and Biostatistics
Disability, social mobility and the well-being of people with disabilities Centre for Health Equity
Stewarding Thin Markets Centre for Health Equity
The Australian Housing Conditions Survey Associate Professor Rebecca Bentley Centre for Health Equity
The growth of linked hospital data use in Australia: a systematic review Project Leader Professor Philip Clarke Centre for Health Policy
Tobacco-attributable mortality Project Leader Professor Alan Lopez Global Burden of Disease group research
Twin and Family Registry Management Unit Head Professor John Hopper Centre for Epidemiology and Biostatistics
Twins Research Australia Unit Head Professor John Hopper Centre for Epidemiology and Biostatistics
Understanding the drivers of trial efficiency Project Leader Dr Kim Dalziel Centre for Health Policy
Vision Impairment and Employment Centre for Health Equity
WorkplaceAid: a trial on improving mental health and physical first aid skills in the workplace Project Leader Dr Nicola Reavley Centre for Mental Health

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