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Jim Black

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Syndromic surveillance
mHealth
science & technology
life sciences & biomedicine
humans
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Jim Black

 
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Medicine, Dentistry And Health Sciences
 
Primary Interest
Mobile Phones For Health In Developing Countries
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Jim Black

 

Monash University medical degree (1982), and some hospital experience in Australia and the UK. Diploma in Tropical Medicine and Hygiene (Liverpool 1986), then 4 years as a clinician in remote rural areas of Mozambique (helping keep the national health service running during the civil war). Master's degree in Liverpool (1991), then a year as project epidemiologist in the Adult Morbidity & Mortality Project (a DfID-funded research project) in Tanzania. Four more years in Mozambique (1994-98) as epidemiologist in the provincial health directorate of Manica Province. PhD at Monash University in the Dep't of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine (2002), including six months as senior epidemiologist in the WHO team creating a disease surveillance and epidemic preparedness unit for east Timor during the UN period (Nov 1999 - May 2000). Head of Epidemiology in the Victorian Infectious Diseases Service, Royal Melbourne Hospital (and Victorian Gov't Department of Human Services).

(2002-2007)

Associate Professor in the Nossal Institute for Global Health (2007-present).

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Honours, Awards and Fellowships

1986

Anne Griffin Prize (Best performance on a degree or diploma course for the year 1986)

Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine

2002

FAFPHM - Fellow of the Australian Faculty of Public Health Medicine


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Awards

Credentials

Positions


Honorary

Melbourne School Of Population And Global Health

Honorary

Physics

Member Of The Australasian Epidemiological Association

Australasian Epidemiological Association

Education


DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY

Monash University

MASTER OF COMMUNITY HEALTH

Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine

DIPLOMA OF TROPICAL MEDICINE AND HYGIENE

Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine

BACHELOR OF MEDICINE, BACHELOR OF SURGERY

Monash University