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Professor Jonathan Shaw Adjunct Professor, Physiology Anatomy & Microbiology

Professor Jonathan Shaw underwent his clinical and research training in the UK. He is Deputy Director (Clinical and Population Health) at Melbourne’s Baker Heart and Diabetes Institute, where his research focuses on epidemiology and clinical research in diabetes, and he is also a consultant physician in the diabetes services.
He is a Professor in the School of Life Sciences at La Trobe University as a well as Professor in the School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine at Monash University.
He has authored over 400 peer-reviewed scientific papers and 35 book chapters. He is the Chair of the Diabetes Advisory Group to the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare, Council member of the Australian Diabetes Society, and a Past-President of the International Diabetes Epidemiology Group. His awards include the global Novartis Diabetes Award (for research) (2006), the International Diabetes Epidemiology Group Peter Bennett award (2011), Australian Diabetes Society Jeff Flack Diabetes Data award (2015), and the Australian Diabetes Society Kellion Diabetes award (2018). In 2014, he was included in the Thomson Reuters The World’s Most Influential Scientific Minds, which listed the 1% most highly cited scientists in the world since 2002. In 2017 and again in 2018, he was included in the Clarivate list of the world’s most Highly Cited Researchers.


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