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Professor Peter A. Leggat, AM, JP, BMedSc MB BS Qld, MMedEd Dundee, MPH MHSc(AvMed) Otago, PhD SAust, DrPH JCU, MD Qld, FAFPHM, FFPH RCP(UK), FPHAA, FACTM, FACAsM, FFTM FFEWM ACTM, FFTM RCPSG, FACRRM, FISTM, FSIA, FACE, FAICD, FRAS, FRGS, Hon.FFPM RCP(UK), Hon.FACTM, Hon.FFTM ACTM, WSO-CSE/CSM/CSS(OSH)/CSSD, ChOHSP, CTH, MRO, is Professor in Public Health and Tropical Medicine and co-Director, World Health Organization Collaborating Centre for Vector-borne and Neglected Tropical Diseases, College of Public Health, Medical and Veterinary Sciences, Division of Tropical Health and Medicine, James Cook University (JCU), Australia. He has had a strong commitment throughout his career to expanding participation in postgraduate education, broadening flexible learning opportunities, and fostering strong links between universities and industry, particularly the government and non-government sectors. He has consulted with various organisations, including the Australian Defence Force (ADF), the Therapeutic Goods Administration (Australia) and the World Health Organization.(WHO). Recent consultancy work has included the WHO Framework for a Public Health Emergency Operations Centre (PHEOC).

Professor Leggat graduated in medical science and medicine from the University of Queensland. He undertook postgraduate studies at various universities, including Mahidol University (Most Outstanding Alumnus, 2006, Faculty of Tropical Medicine), the University of Dundee and the University of Otago, before completing doctorates at the University of South Australia (occupational health) and James Cook University (public health) and a higher doctorate at the University of Queensland (medicine). He has also specialised in General Practice, Public Health Medicine, Tropical Medicine (ADF ML4) and Aerospace Medicine. He also specialises in travel medicine, holding the Certificate in Travel Health, and also holds the Medical Review Officer designation. As part of a Fulbright Scholarship, he completed the Primary Care Faculty Development Fellowship Program at Michigan State University. More recently he served as an Inaugural Fulbright Ambassador and is a current Fulbright Alumni Advisor. He has published  more than 500 journal papers (>5250 citations; h-index=36; i10-index=134; i100-index=10), and more than 90 chapters, as well as more than 35 books, directories and proceedings. His most recently published books are Neglected and Emerging Tropical Diseases in South and Southeast Asia and Northern Australia (MDPI, Basel, Switzerland, 2018) and Essential Travel Medicine (Wiley Blackwell, Oxford, UK, 2015). He has presented more than 400 papers at national and international conferences. He holds a number of editorial board appointments with professional journals, including Industrial Health (Editor), Archives of Environmental and Occupational Health (Consulting Editor), Journal of Military and Veterans' Health (Sub-Editor), Pharmaceuticals, and Tropical Medicine and Infectious Disease (Deputy Editor-in-Chief). He also founded the Supercourse Travel Medicine Course with eight lectures.

Professor Leggat is an experienced company director and was elected as a Fellow of the Australian Institute of Company Directors in 1991. His current Board appointments include the World Safety Organization, International Society of Travel Medicine (Secretary-Treasurer), The Australasian College of Aerospace Medicine (Dean of Education), The Australasian College of Tropical Medicine (ACTM) (Immediate Past President), and the Faculty of Travel Medicine, (Dean), ACTM. He also served as a member of the JCU Council from 2005-2018. He has been the recipient of numerous awards (selected awards from the past 10 years are given under Honours), including admission as a Member of the General Division of the Order of Australia ammounced in the Queen's Birthday 2013 Honours List and promotion to Commander of the Order of St John in 2016.

Teaching
  • TM5501: Tropical Medicine (Level 5; TSV)
  • TM5502: Tropical Public Health (Level 5; TSV)
  • TM5512: Travel Medicine (Level 5; TSV)
  • TM5525: Communicable Disease Control (Level 5; TSV)
  • TM5540: Public Health and the Workplace (Level 5; TSV)
  • TM5563: Public Health Leadership and Crisis Management (Level 5; TSV)
Interests
Professional
  • Public Health Medicine; Aerospace Medicine; Military Medicine; Therapeutic Goods Evaluation; Pharmaceutical Medicine; Bioethics; Planetary Health
Research
  • Geographic and Travel Medicine; Occupational Health and Safety; Injury Prevention; Geospatial and Space Applications in Disasters
Teaching
  • Health Workforce Development; Public Health and Tropical Medicine; Medical Education; Disaster Health and Emergency Response; Travel and Expedition Medicine
Experience
  • 2017 to present - co-Director, World Health Organization Collaborating Centre for Vector-borne and Neglected Tropical Diseases, College of Public Health, Medical and Veterinary Sciences, James Cook University (Townsville)
  • 2008 to present - World Safety Organizaton Collaborating Centres for Travel Health and Safety (Director, 2008-), Disaster Health and Emergency Response (Director, 2008-) and Injury Prevention and Safety Promotion (Co-Director, 2008-), James Cook University (Townsville)
  • 2007 to present - Professor (Promotional Chair), College of Public Health, Medical and Veterinary Sciences (from 2014); School of Public Health, Tropical Medicine and Rehabilitation Sciences (2007-2014), James Cook University (Townsville)
  • 1999 to present - Medical Officer, RAAMC (Lieutenant Colonel, 1999-2013; Colonel, 2013- ), Defence Health Service, Army Reserve (HSRA-Q, Brisbane; DHSAR, Brisbane; 3HSB Sydney; Clinical Advisory Group-Headquarters, 3HSB, Adelaide; Standby Reserves, 2017-)
  • 2016 to 2017 - Deputy Dean, College of Public Health, Medical and Veterinary Sciences, James Cook University (Townsville)
  • 2016 to 2017 - Head, Public Health and Tropical Medicine, College of Public Health, Medical and Veterinary Sciences, James Cook University (Townsville)
  • 2014 to 2016 - Dean, College of Public Health, Medical and Veterinary Sciences (seconded/Acting), James Cook University (Townsville)
  • 2008 to 2016 - Visiting Medical Officer (Part-time), Lavarack Barracks Health Centre, Aspen Medical (Townsville)
  • 1996 to 2016 - World Health Organization Collaborating Centre for Lymphatic Filariasis, Soil-transmitted Helminths and Neglected Tropical Diseases (Tropical Disease Specialist, 1996-2016; Co-Director, 2016; Director, 2016-), James Cook University (Townsville)
  • 2013 to 2014 - Head, School of Public Health, Tropical Medicine and Rehabilitation Sciences (seconded/Acting), James Cook University (Townsville)
  • 2007 to 2014 - Associate Dean for Faculty Affairs, Faculty of Medicine, Health and Molecular Sciences, James Cook University (Townsville)
  • 2011 to 2013 - Deputy Head (Campus Head), School of Public Health, Tropical Medicine and Rehabilitation Sciences, James Cook University (Townsville)
  • 2011 to 2013 - Head, Discipline of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, School of Public Health, Tropical Medicine and Rehabilitation Sciences, James Cook University (Townsville)
  • 2011 to 2012 - Director of Research Training, School of Public Health, Tropical Medicine and Rehabilitation Sciences, James Cook University (Townsville)
  • 2011 to 2012 - Director, Anton Breinl Centre for Public Health and Tropical Medicine, James Cook University (Townsville)
  • 2007 to 2010 - Head, School of Public Health, Tropical Medicine and Rehabilitation Sciences (seconded/Acting), James Cook University (Townsville)
  • 1997 to 2009 - Academic Advisor, Faculty of Medicine, Health and Molecular Sciences, James Cook University (Townsville)
  • 1992 to 2008 - Visiting Medical Officer (Part-time), Department of Defence (Townsville)
  • 1999 to 2006 - Associate Professor, Anton Breinl Centre, James Cook University (Townsville)
  • 2000 - Medical Officer, RAAMC (Lieutentant Colonel, 2000), United Nations Transitional Authority in East Timor, Australian Regular Army (Dili, East Timor)
  • 1997 to 2000 - Deputy Head, School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, James Cook University (Townsville)
  • 1992 to 1998 - Senior Lecturer, Anton Breinl Centre, James Cook University (Townsville)
  • 1995 to 1997 - Associate Dean, Faculty of Health Sciences, James Cook University (Townsville)
  • 1987 to 1991 - Medical Officer, RAAMC (Lieutenant, 1987-88; Captain, 1988-91; Officer Commanding Clinical Services, 1991), Australian Regular Army (DSU, Brisbane; Repatriation General Hospital, Brisbane; 2FD AMB, 3BASB, 2/4 RAR (TDY), 4 FD REGT (TDY), 3/4 CAV (TDY), Townsville; 1RTB Kapooka, Wagga Wagga)
  • 1990 - Medical Officer, RAAMC (Captain, 1990), Australian Regular Army (Australian Embassy, Bangkok, Thailand)
  • 1988 to 1989 - Medical Officer, Repatriation General Hospital, Department of Veterans Affairs (Brisbane)
  • 1984 to 1989 - NHMRC Medical U/G Scholarship, 1984-85; Clinical Tutor, Research Assistant (Part-time), 1985-89; AMSA-AMA J.G. Hunter Research Fellowship (Part-time), 1985; Lecturer (sessional), 1986-87, Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, University of Queensland (Brisbane)
  • 1986 to 1987 - Summer Research Scholarship, Department of Primary Care and Community Medicine, Flinders University of South Australia (Adelaide)
Honours
Awards
  • 2018 - Royal Life Saving Society, Commonwealth Drowning Prevention Diploma
  • 2018 - Australia Day Ambassador, Queensland, National Australia Day Council
  • 2017 - Australia Day Ambassador, Queensland, National Australia Day Council
  • 2017 - First Silver Bar to the Service Medal of the Order of St John, Commonwealth of Australia
  • 2016 - Commander of the Order of St John, Commonwealth of Australia Gazette No. C2016G01262
  • 2016 - Australia Day Ambassador, Queensland, National Australia Day Council
  • 2015 - Australia Day Ambassador, Queensland, National Australia Day Council
  • 2014 - Australia Day Ambassador, Queensland, National Australia Day Council
  • 2014 - Glenn E. Hudson International Award, World Safety Organization
  • 2013 - Australian Active Service Medal (with Clasp East Timor), Commonwealth of Australia
  • 2013 - Member of the Order of Australia, Commonwealth of Australia Gazette No. C2013G00848
  • 2013 - Returned from Active Service Badge, No. 0398/13, Commonwealth of Australia
  • 2012 - Service Medal of the Order of St John, Commonwealth of Australia
  • 2012 - J. Peter Cunliffe Transportation Award, World Safety Organization
  • 2011 - Commendation (Silver), St John Ambulance Australia
  • 2011 - Officer of the Order of St John, Commonwealth of Australia Gazette No. C2011GN41S151
  • 2011 - 2010-2011 Queensland Flood and Cyclone Citation, Queensland Government (Queen-in-Council)
  • 2010 - International Award, World Safety Organization
  • 2009 - Award for Achievement in Scientific Research and Development, World Safety Organization
  • 2008 - 60th E. S. Jackson Memorial Lecture, Australian Medical Association
  • 2008 - Thomson Reuters Blake Dawson Inside OHS Professional of the Year
  • 2007 - Australian Defence Medal for Service, Commonwealth of Australia
Fellowships
  • 2016 - Fellow, International Society of Travel Medicine (Executive Board, 2003-05; NewsShare Editor, 2010-12; Leadership Council, 2010-12; Secretary-Treasurer, 2013-; Finance Committee, 2013-; Scientific Program Oversight Committee, 2013-)
  • 2015 - Honorary Fellow, Faculty of Travel Medicine, The Australasian College of Tropical Medicine
  • 2014 - Honorary Fellow, Faculty of Pharmaceutical Medicine, Royal Colleges of Physicians (UK)
  • 2014 - Fellow, Royal Astronomical Society (UK) (PoC, Point of Contact, Australia, 2016-)
  • 2012 - Fellow, Public Health Association of Australia (Foundation Member 1985-2012; Fellow, 2012-), formerly ANSEARCH/APHA & PHAANZ
  • 2012 - Fellow, The Australasian College of Aerospace Medicine (Board, 2013-; Dean of Education, 2013-)
  • 2011 - Fellow (Through Distinction), Faculty of Public Health, Royal Colleges of Physicians (UK)
  • 2011 - Fellow, Faculty of Expedition and Wilderness Medicine of The Australasian College of Tropical Medicine (Acting Registrar, 2011-)
  • 2011 - Honorary Fellow, The Australasian College of Tropical Medicine
  • 2008 - Fellow, Royal Geographical Society (UK)
  • 2007 - Fellow, Australian College of Educators
  • 2006 - Fellow, Faculty of Travel Medicine, Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons, Glasgow (UK)
  • 2001 - Fellow, Faculty of Travel Medicine of The Australasian College of Tropical Medicine (Chair, 1999-2001; Acting Chair, 2014-15; Chair, 2015-16; Dean, 2016-; Acting Registrar, 2011-)
  • 1998 - Fellow, The Australian College of Rural and Remote Medicine
  • 1998 - Fellow, Safety Institute of Australia (College of Fellows, 2005- ; Chartered Generalist OHS Professional, 2015- )
  • 1995 - Fellow, The Australasian Faculty of Public Health Medicine
  • 1992 - Fellow, Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene
  • 1991 - Fellow, Australian Institute of Company Directors [Company Directors Diploma; GDipCDA (UNE)]
  • 1991 - Fellow, The Australasian College of Tropical Medicine (Council, 1991-; President, 1996-8, 2002-4, 2006-8, 2016-8; Vice-President, 2000-1; President-Elect, 2001-2, 2005-6, 2015-6 ; Honorary Secretary, 1991-6, 1999-2000; Honorary Treasurer, 2008-15)
Memberships
  • 2016 - Australian Institute of Tropical Health and Medicine, James Cook University, Australia
  • 2016 - International Academy of Aviation and Space Medicine (Academician)
  • 2016 - Editorial Board, Tropical Medicine and Infectious Disease, MDPI - Official Journal of the Australasian College of Tropical Medicine (Deputy Editor-in-Chief, 2016-)
  • 2014 - Advisory Committee, Centre of Emergency and Disaster Management, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Australia
  • 2014 - Editorial Board, Pharmaceuticals (Editor, Special Issue, Tropical Medicine, 2010; 2014)
  • 2014 - International Association for Education in Ethics
  • 2014 - Royal Society of Queensland
  • 2012 - International Society for Disease Surveillance
  • 2011 - International Society for Infectious Disease (Certified EpiCore Member, 2016-)
  • 2010 - International Commission on Occupational Health (Member, Working Group on Occupational Infectious Diseases, 2010-)
  • 2009 - South Pacific Underwater Medicine Society (Diving Medical Examiner)
  • 2008 - Editorial Board, Archives of Environmental and Occupational Health (Consulting Editor, 2008-)
  • 2008 - St John Amb. Aust. [Med. Exp. Panel, 2008-11; Med. Adv. Panel, 2011-; Dep. Chair, Human Res. Ethics Comm. (HREC), 2011-13; Chair, HREC, 2013-; Dep. Dir. of Training, 2011-13; Priory Hon. & Awards Comm., 2013-; Dir. of Training, 2013-; Board, 2013-]
  • 2008 - Medical Review Officer (Medical Review Officers Certification Council, 2008-2015; Australasian Medical Review Officers Association, 2016-)
  • 2006 - Editorial Board, Journal of Military and Veteran's Health (Associate Editor, 2008-)
  • 2006 - Editorial Board, Industrial Health (Editor, 2006-)
  • 2005 - Evaluation Panel (Drug Safety and Evaluation), Therapeutic Goods Administration, Australia
  • 2004 - Travel Health Advisory Group, Australia, The Australasian College of Tropical Medicine (Member, 2004-; Honorary Secretary, 2010-)
  • 2003 - Australasian Society for Aerospace Medicine
  • 2003 - Phi Beta Delta Honour Society for International Scholars
  • 2003 - Associate, College of Public Health Medicine, Colleges of Medicine of South Africa
  • 2002 - Golden Key International Honour Society
  • 2001 - Designated Aviation Medical Examiner, Civil Aviation Safety Authority
  • 2000 - St John Amb. Aust., Qld [Med. Officer (MO), 2000-1; Reg. MO, 2001-8; SMO, 2008-10; SPO, 2010-4; Res., Gde 1, 2015-6; Retd, 2016; Chair, Trg Br./Dir. Trg, 2008-16; Board, 2008-17; Med Pol. Comm., 2016-7; Fin., Risk & Comp. Comm., 2016-7; Council, 2018-]
  • 2000 - International Association for Dental Research
  • 1999 - Royal Australian College of General Practitioners (Member)
  • 1997 - New Zealand Society of Travel Medicine (Honorary Member)
  • 1992 - Parasitology and Tropical Medicine Association of Thailand (Life Member)
  • 1991 - Association of Military Surgeons of the United States (Life Member)
  • 1987 - Australasian Epidemiological Association (Foundation Member)
  • 1986 - World Safety Organization (Life Member; WSO-CSM/CSS, 1986-, WSO-CSE, 1987-; WSO-CSSD, 1988); Board, 1989-99, 2003-10, 2012-; Deputy Director-General, 1993-97; Director-General, 1997-99)
  • 1985 - New York Academy of Sciences (Life Member; NYAS Ambassador 2018)
  • 2014 to 2018 - 16th Council, James Cook University [Finance Committee, 2014-17; Controlled Entities Sub-Committee, 2014-2016 (Deputy Chair, 2014-2016); Working Group of Council, 2015-; Ceremonial and Honorary Degrees Committee, 2017-]
  • 1991 to 2016 - International Society of Travel Medicine
  • 2012 to 2015 - Queensland Council for Injury Prevention (Deputy Chair, 2012-)
  • 2009 to 2014 - 15th Council, James Cook University (Finance Committee, 2009-12; Strategy Committee, 2012-14)
  • 2008 to 2014 - Queensland Emergency Medicine Research Foundation, Grant Advisory Committee (Chair, 2011-14)
  • 2000 to 2013 - Editorial Board, Journal of Travel Medicine (Book Review Editor, 2003-09; Deputy Editor-in-Chief, 2009-11)
  • 2012 - National Health and Medical Research Council (Australia), Grant Review Panel
  • 2010 to 2012 - Ethics Review Committee (Chair, 2010-12)
  • 2008 to 2012 - Queensland Injury Prevention Council
  • 2002 to 2012 - Editorial Board, Travel Medicine and Infectious Disease (Editorial Advisor, 2003-10)
  • 2010 - Australian Research Council, Excellence in Research Australia, Research Evaluation Committee
  • 1994 to 2010 - Human Research Ethics Committee, James Cook University (Chair, 2004-10)
  • 2009 - National Health and Medical Research Council (Australia), Grant Review Panel
  • 2005 to 2009 - 14th Council, James Cook University [(JCUS Sub-Committee, 2005-06; Ceremonial Honorary Doctorates Committee, 2005-09 (Deputy Chair, 2006-09)]
Other
  • 2018 - Adjunct Professor, School of Medicine, College of Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences, National University of Ireland, Galway, Ireland
  • 2016 - Honorary Professor, School of Geography, University of Nottingham, UK (Malaysia Campus)
  • 2015 - Associate, Torrens Resilience Institute , Flinders University, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
  • 2013 - Adjunct Professor, School of Nursing and Midwifery, Faculty of Health Sciences, Flinders University, Adelaide, Australia
  • 2013 - Fellow, Centre for Emergency and Disaster Management, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane Australia
  • 2009 - Adjunct Professor, School of Public Health, Faculty of Health, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Australia
  • 2002 - Fellow, St Margaret's College, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
  • 2000 - Visiting Professor, School of Public Health, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa
  • 1995 - Visiting Professor, Faculty of Dentistry, Prince of Songkla, Hat Yai, University, Thailand
Publications

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ResearchOnline@JCU stores 261+ research outputs authored by Prof Peter Leggat from 2000 onwards.

Current Funding

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Far North Queensland Hospital Foundation - Research Grant

How can models of referral and access to cardiac rehabilitation in rural and remote areas of Far North Queensland be improved?

Indicative Funding
$5,000
Summary
To investigate how to improve referral and access models of cardiac rehabilitation services for people living independently in rural and remote areas of North Queensland. Mixed method research will be used to develop an evidence base including descriptive epidemiological data of people hospitalised with heart disease, a hospital case study of referral and discharge processes, and participatory action research involving health professionals and people living independently in rural and remote areas, following hospitalisation for heart disease. Based on the findings, propose model(s) aimed to improve referral and access models of cardiac rehabilitation in the target population.
Investigators
Patricia Field, Richard Franklin, Ruth Barker, Peter Leggat and Ian Ring (College of Public Health, Medical & Vet Sciences, College of Healthcare Sciences and Division of Tropical Health & Medicine)
Keywords
cardiac rehabilitation; Rural; Remote Areas; Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders; Barriers; Pathways

Travel Health Advisory Group - ACTM Research Grant

Travel Health - Deaths, antimalarial prescriptions and Website

Indicative Funding
$35,630 over 2 years
Summary
On average each year 300 international travellers die while in Australia. This study aims to update (2006-2012) the previous research (1997-2000 and 2001-2003) on traveller deaths in Australia. There is also a dearth of information about deaths of children travellers and trauma related travellers deaths. Information from the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) cause of death information will be utilised to describe travellers deaths 2006-2012. Malaria continues to represent a significant risk for some travellers from Australia and malaria chemoprophylaxis has remained an important countermeasure. Trends in antimalarial use may be influenced by a number of factors, including the availability of antimalarials, increasing resistance, the issuing of updated guidelines for malaria chemoprophylaxis, and continuing education. The aim of this study is to investigate the trends in prescription of antimalarial drugs, particularly those recommended for chemoprophylaxis in Australia, from 2009 to 2013 and to update the last study covering the period 2005 to 2009.
Investigators
Richard Franklin and Peter Leggat (College of Public Health and Medical & Vet Sciences)
Keywords
Travel Medicine; Death; Malaria; Travel Health; Antimalarials

The Australasian College of Tropical Medicine - Travel Health Advisory Group Grant Scheme

Australians travelling abroad: travel health advice, insurance, concerns and purpose

Indicative Funding
$17,766 over 2 years
Summary
Australians have been travelling overseas in record numbers. In previous studies, travellers have not always sought pre-travel health advice or taken out travel insurance, but this may be changing with industry messaging. The purpose of travel may also be changing. The aims of the study are to conduct a survey (a component of the Australian Social Survey): * to describe the patterns and purpose of travel of Australian travellers abroad; * to ascertain the extent to which these travellers sought pre-travel health advice and from whom; * to gain an understanding of travellers' main issues that they may be concerned a bout whilst travelling; * to determine if travellers are taking out travel insurance for their trip and from whom. This information will be able to support travel advice for Australians travelling abroad, by assisting Australian travel health authorities in better directing service delivery for travellers, as well as for teaching purposes to assist in understanding the different risks involved in travel.
Investigators
Richard Franklin and Peter Leggat (College of Public Health and Medical & Vet Sciences)
Keywords
Travel Medicine; travel healrth; Death; antimalarials; Malaria

Far North Queensland Hospital Foundation - Research Grant

Quantifying modifiable public health infrastructure risks and how this can reduce the impact of disasters on people with non-communicable disease.

Indicative Funding
$3,000
Summary
This project will quantify modifiable public health infrastructure risks based on how they can reduce the impact of disasters on people with non-communicable diseases. The findings will inform a framework for reducing the impact of disasters on the health and well-being of people with NCDs.
Investigators
Benjamin Ryan, Richard Franklin, Kerrianne Watt, Erin Smith, Peter Aitken, Peter Leggat and Frederick Burkle (College of Public Health, Medical & Vet Sciences, Edith Cowan University and Harvard University)
Keywords
Chronic Disease; Disasters; floods; cyclonic storms
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These Higher Degree Research projects are either current or by students who have completed their studies within the past 5 years at JCU. Linked titles show theses available within ResearchOnline@JCU.

Current
  • Reducing drowning deaths of people in rivers in Australia: Understanding the underlying epidemiology, risk factors and strategies for prevention. (PhD , Secondary Advisor/AM)
  • A Qualitative Study on the Factors Influencing Pre-retirement Planning of Hong Kong People and the Role of Occupational Therapist in Pre-retirement Planning and Intervention (PhD , Secondary Advisor/AM)
  • First Responder and Pre-Hospital Treatment of Decompression Sickness (DCS): Oxygen Delivery and Retrieval Considerations (PhD , Secondary Advisor/AM)
  • Understanding the Aeromedical Patient journey and Outcomes in Central Queensland: A Linked Data Study (PhD , Secondary Advisor/AM)
  • Drowning Prevention among Vulnerable Populations (PhD , Primary Advisor/AM)
  • Capacity Building for Periodontal Disease Management in Tonga (PhD , Primary Advisor/AM)
  • Review of Communication and Support Systems for People From Rural and Remote N. Queensland who have been Recently Hospitalised with Cardiac Disease and Development, Piloting and Evaluation of a Revised Model of Care (PhD , Advisor Mentor)
Completed
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