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Associate Professor Peter Higgs Associate Professor (Public Health), Public Health

Peter has a background in community development with a BSW (UNSW, 1988) and has worked with marginalised populations for over 25 years in Melbourne, Sydney, Vietnam, Indonesia and China.

His field based research has been focused on risk and resilience for people who inject drugs (PhD, Monash, 2008). His current research interests involve working with cohorts of people who inject drugs including older people, ethnic Vietnamese and people living with hepatitis C.

He is available for supervision of Honours, Masters and PhD students.


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