Associate Professor David Harley

ATH - Associate Professor

UQ Centre for Clinical Research
Faculty of Medicine

Overview

CURRENT POSITIONS

  • Public Health Physician (Senior Staff Specialist) Metro South Public Health Unit
  • Professor, Griffith University Medical School
  • Principal Research Fellow, UQ-CCR

IMMEDIATE PAST POSITIONS

  • Director, Queensland Centre for Intellectual and Developmental Disability (to January 2021)
  • Senior Medical Officer, Mater Intellectual Disability and Autism Service (to November 2020)
  • General Practitioner, Cornwall Street Medical Centre (to November 2020)

Research Interests

  • Infectious disease epidemiology
  • Adult developmental disability medicine
  • Indigenous health
  • Public Health Medicine

Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Science, The University of Queensland
  • BSc (Hons I Zoology), The University of Queensland
  • Bachelor of Medicine and Bachlor of Surgery, The University of Queensland
  • FAFPHM, RACP
  • PhD, The University of Queensland

Publications

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Supervision

  • Doctor Philosophy

  • Doctor Philosophy

  • Master Philosophy

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Available Projects

  • I am a full-time Queensland Health employee and, therefore will consider project proposals of direct relevance to Queensland Health. I am happy to discuss proposals with prospective students and would particularly welcome approaches from Infectious disease and public health physicians with proposals for Queensland-based projects aligning with Queensland Health priorities for surveillance and control of communicable diseases, although would consider other topics.

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Publications

Featured Publications

Book

Book Chapter

  • Bannister-Tyrrell, Melanie, Harley, David and McMichael, Tony (2015). Detection and attribution of climate change effects on infectious diseases. Health of people, places and planet: reflections based on Tony McMichael's four decades of contribution to epidemiological understanding. (pp. 447-459) edited by Colin Butler, Jane Dixon and Anthony Capon. Acton, ACT, Australia: ANU Press.

  • Williams, Craig R. and Harley, David O. (2014). Impact of environmental and social factors on Ross River virus outbreaks. Viral infections and global change. (pp. 419-432) edited by Sunit K. Singh. Hoboken, NJ, United States: John Wiley & Sons. doi: 10.1002/9781118297469.ch22

  • Harley, D. and Suhrbier, A. (2012). Ross River virus disease. Hunter's tropical medicine and emerging infectious diseases. (pp. 315-317) New York, United States: Elsevier.

  • Harley, David, Swaminathan, Ashwin and McMichael, Anthony J. (2011). Climate change and the geographical distribution of infectious diseases. Infectious diseases: a geographic guide. (pp. 414-423) edited by Eskild Petersen, Lin Hwei Chen and Patricia Schlagenhauf. Chicester, West Sussex, United Kingdom: John Wiley & Sons. doi: 10.1002/9781119971641.ch30

Journal Article

Conference Publication

Other Outputs

Grants (Administered at UQ)

PhD and MPhil Supervision

Current Supervision

  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

    Other advisors:

  • Master Philosophy — Principal Advisor

  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

  • Doctor Philosophy — Associate Advisor

    Other advisors:

Possible Research Projects

Note for students: The possible research projects listed on this page may not be comprehensive or up to date. Always feel free to contact the staff for more information, and also with your own research ideas.

  • I am a full-time Queensland Health employee and, therefore will consider project proposals of direct relevance to Queensland Health. I am happy to discuss proposals with prospective students and would particularly welcome approaches from Infectious disease and public health physicians with proposals for Queensland-based projects aligning with Queensland Health priorities for surveillance and control of communicable diseases, although would consider other topics.