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1987 …2024

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Research Expertise

Chris has many years experience in health promotion research and evaluation, with over 350 peer-reviewed research papers.  His work has covered childhood and adult obesity prevention, tobacco control, physical activity, cycling and active transport, and sexual health.

Completed Supervisions

Principal Supervisions:
  • Public Health (3)

Education/Academic qualification

Master, MPH, University of Sydney

Award Date: 1 Jan 1990

Bachelor (Honours), University of New South Wales

Award Date: 5 Jun 1985

PhD, University of Minnesota School of Public Health


Research Areas

  • Rural and remote health

Supervisory Interests

  • Health promotion
  • Physical activity
  • Health promotion practice
  • Childhood obesity, physical activity and community awareness
  • Advocacy for rural and remote health
  • Remote and rural health services research, workforce, management and policy
  • Rural/remote health


  • RA0421 Public health. Hygiene. Preventive Medicine
  • Health Promotion
  • Physical activity
  • sexual health


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