A new ARC grant – PIED injecting in Australia

I’ve maintained a longstanding interest in steroid use, particularly relating to bodybuilding and sport (see my publications in 2002 and 1998). So, I’m very pleased to report that co-investigators Suzanne Fraser and David Moore (Curtin University), Kate Seear (Monash University) and Kay Stanton (Darebin Community Health Service) and I have been awarded an ARC Discovery Grant to investigate the use of performance and image-enhancing drugs in Australia, beginning in 2017. Read more about the grant here.

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Barriers to seeking health care

Here’s my latest piece, on barriers to seeking health care, for Western Alliance’s In Brief …

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Violence against women in rural and regional Australia

Read my latest In Brief article for Western Alliance.

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Injury related morbidity and mortality in rural areas

Read my latest In Brief article for Western Alliance.

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How does engagement in research benefit health services?

Read my latest In Brief article for Western Alliance.

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Something about me …

I was asked to write something about myself for Western Alliance’s website. Read it here.

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Why rural Australians have poorer health outcomes than their urban counterparts

See my article at http://www.westernalliance.org.au/in-brief-3/

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mHealth – Using mobile technologies to improve access and efficiency in health care delivery

See my article at http://www.westernalliance.org.au/in-brief-3/mhealth-using-mobile-technologies-to-improve-access-and-efficiency-in-health-care-delivery/

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Sugary drinks and public health: The bittersweet solution of a sugar tax

See my article at http://www.westernalliance.org.au/in-brief-3/sugary-drinks-and-public-health-the-bittersweet-solution-of-a-sugar-tax/

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Eradicating infectious diseases – could hepatitis C be next?

See my article at http://www.westernalliance.org.au/in-brief-3/eradicating-infectious-diseases-could-hepatitis-c-be-next/

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