Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine
Contact: Professor John McNeil
Tel: +61 3 9903 0565
Key words: All aspects of public health research and preventative medicine including chronic disease epidemiology (cardiovascular, respiratory and rheumatic diseases); clinical pharmacology; the clinical evaluation of drugs including physiological studies humans, drug trials and drug safety studies; toxicology; clinical epidemiology and biostatistical methods (including diagnostic tests, clinical measurement and systematic reviews); infectious diseases neuro-epidemiology: epidemiological modelling; health services delivery; health economics and cost-effectiveness studies; health services research; environmental health; including health risk assessment; evidence based medicine, preventative medicine and occupational health; health promotion; health policy development; quality assessment and outcomes in healthcare.
Lay terms: Cardiovascular disease, heart disease; respiratory disease; drug trials; drug safety; infectious diseases; health services; occupational health.