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Peter Azzopardi

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adolescent
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Peter Azzopardi

 
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Medicine, Dentistry And Health Sciences
 
Primary Interest
burden of disease
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Peter Azzopardi

 

Peter Azzopardi leads a program of research around global adolescent health, with a strong focus on health equity. He was a contributor to the Lancet Commission on Adolescent health and wellbeing, and has consulted on adolescent health to governments in Australia and the region, as well as DFAT, UNICEF, UNFPA and WHO.A large focus of his work is the analysis of big data to identify priority health issues for adolescents at a global, regional, national and sub-national level.

He co-chairs WHO’s Global Action for Measurement in Adolescent Health.Pete also leads a number of projects that consider how best to respond to adolescent health needs- ranging from more inclusive policy, opportunities within schools, to realising opportunities for adolescent health gain in the health system.Further to his role at the Burnet Institute (where he leads the global adolescent health group), Pete is a clinical research fellow at the Wardliparingga Aboriginal Research Unit, South Australian Health and Medical Research Institute and a team leader in the Population Health theme, Murdoch Children’s Research Institute.Pete is always happy to discuss PhD and honours projects

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Honours, Awards and Fellowships

2012

FRACP - Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Physicians


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Credentials

Positions


Casual

Paediatrics Royal Children'S Hospital

Honorary

Paediatrics Royal Children'S Hospital

Education


Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery

University of Melbourne

Postgraduate diploma of Biostatistics

University of Melbourne

PhD

University of Melbourne

Bachelor of Medical Science

University of Melbourne

Masters of Epidemiology

University of Melbourne