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Prof

Billie Giles-Corti

Honorary
Melbourne School Of Population And Global Health
Impact of built environment on children through to older adults; evaluation of built environment interventions
science & technology
life sciences & biomedicine
humans
walking
public, environmental & occupational health
female
male
physical-activity
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Prof

Billie Giles-Corti

 
Division
Medicine, Dentistry And Health Sciences
 
Primary Interest
Built Environment and Health
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Prof

Billie Giles-Corti

 

Professor Billie Giles-Corti is a Redmond Barry Distinguished Professor and National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) Senior Principal Research Fellow at the University of Melbourne, and directs the McCaughey VicHealth Community Wellbeing Unit in the Centre for Health Equity. For two decades, she and a multi-disciplinary research team have been studying the impact of the built environment on health and wellbeing.

She currently leads an NHMRC Centre of Research Excellence (CRE) in Healthy Liveable Communities, which was established in 2014. Professor Giles-Corti has published over 300 articles, book chapters and reports, and by citations is ranked in the top 1% of researchers in her field globally. She is an Honorary Fellow of both the Planning Institute of Australia and the Public Health Association, a Fulbright Scholar, and an NHMRC Elizabeth Blackburn Fellow for being the top ranked female in public health in 2015.

Projects

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19

Projects

Project Types


14

Research Grant


5

Research Contracts


Scholarly Works

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Honours, Awards and Fellowships

2014

Thomson Reuters Highly Cited Researcher

2011

Mentor of the Year Award

Public Health Association

2016

NHMRCF - NHMRC Fellowship


2012

FPIA - Fellow of the Planning Institute of Australia


2008

FPHAA - Fellow of the Public Health Association of Australia


2007

FULL - ITT Fulbright Fellowship


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Awards

Credentials

Positions


Honorary

Melbourne School Of Population And Global Health

Wa President 1997-1998; Treasure 1992-1994

Public Health Association

Committee Member, 1988-1989

Australian Health Promotion Association

Honorary Life Member

Curtin Alumni Association

Education


PhD

The University of Western Australia

Master of Applied Science

Curtin University of Technology

Graduate Diploma in Health Science

Western Australia Institute of Technology

Bachelor of Applied Science