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Prof

Graham Brown

Honorary
Melbourne School Of Population And Global Health
science & technology
life sciences & biomedicine
humans
female
plasmodium falciparum
infectious diseases
male
animals
malaria
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Prof

Graham Brown

 
Division
Medicine, Dentistry And Health Sciences
 
Primary Interest
Global health
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Prof

Graham Brown

 

Graham V Brown, MB BS(Melb), FRACP, MPH(Harvard), PhD(Melb), FAFPHM. FACTM Formerly the James Stewart Professor of Medicine at the University of Melbourne and Head of the Department of Medicine (Royal Melbourne Hospital/Western Hospital), Graham Brown is Foundation Director of the Nossal Institute for Global Health, a new initiative of the University of Melbourne that aims to improve global health through research, evaluation, education, advocacy, development assistance and development of future leaders. Professor Bown worked in Tanzania and Papua New Guinea before commencing a research career studying immunity to malaria, ending as Head of the Divison of Infection and Immunity at The Walter and Eliza Hall Institute of Medical Research.

Following the closure of Fairfield Hospital, he created the Victorian Infectious Diseases Service at the Royal Melbourne Hospital, stepping down as Head in 2006. He was Head of the Department of Medicine (RMH/WH) at the University of Melbourne from 1999 to 2007. In addition to his clinical expertise in tropical medicine and infectious diseases, Professor Brown undertakes basic research in immunopathology of malaria and is an investigator on a research program devoted to mathematical modelling of infectious diseases. He has other interests in surveillance of infectious diseases and use of low cost technology for health. He is author or co-author of 215 publications. He is currently Chair of the Malaria Vaccine Advisory Committee of the World Health organization and the Scientific Consultants Group of the USAID Malaria Vaccine Development Program, and Vice Chair of the Board, and Chair of the Executive Committee of the Roll Back Malaria Partnership .

Projects

Displaying the 22 most recent projects by Graham Brown.

22

Projects

Project Types


15

Research Grant


6

Research Contracts


1

Internal Research Grant


Scholarly Works

Displaying the 115 most recent scholarly works by Graham Brown.

Honours, Awards and Fellowships

2010

Member of the Order of Australia


2011

Health Lifetime Achievement Award

Minister of Health (Victoria)

2008

Fellowship

Queensland Institute of Medical Research

2008

Ashdown Oration

Australasian College of Tropical Medicine

2007

Chairmans Award of Melbourne Health Outstanding leadership and excellence in their chosen field

Melbourne Health

2006

Innovation in Information Technology, Victorian Public Healthcare Award

Department of Human Services

2005

Presidential Oration

Australasian Society of Infectious Diseases

2001

Inaugural Royce Abbey Oration

Rotary Club of Melbourne-Latrobe Inc

1992

The Eric Susman Prize

Royal Australasian College of Physicians

1990

Australian Academy of Science/Australian Academy of Technological Sciences/Royal Society Exchange Programme

Australian Academy of Science/Australian Academy of Technological Sciences/Royal Society

1971

Wall Award for Junior RMO

Royal Melbourne Hospital

1970

Stirling Prize for Surgery

University of Melbourne

1983

FAFPHM - Fellow of the Australian Faculty of Public Health Medicine


1983

FACTM - Fellow of the Australasian College of Tropical Medicine


1970

FRACP - Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Physicians


15

Awards

Credentials

Positions


Honorary

Melbourne School Of Population And Global Health

Honorary

Medicine - Royal Melbourne Hospital

Casual

Medicine, Dentistry And Health Sciences

Education


Bachelor of Medicine

University of Melbourne

Bachelor of Surgery

University of Melbourne

Master of Public Health

Harvard University

Doctor of Philosophy

University of Melbourne