Associate Professor
Darren Wraith

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Faculty of Health,
School of Public Health & Social Work


Personal details

Positions

Associate Professor
Faculty of Health,
School of Public Health & Social Work

Keywords

air pollution, environmental health, latent variable modelling, structural equation modelling, bayesian statistics

Discipline

Statistics, Public Health and Health Services, Other Medical and Health Sciences

Field of Research code, Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification (ANZSRC), 2008

Qualifications

  • PhD (Queensland University of Technology)

Teaching

Dr Wraith has taught at an undergraduate and postgraduate level for a decade and a half in several tertiary institutions, including:

His QUT teaching profile includes:

Semester 1 Subject Coordinator, Health Statistics 1 (Postgraduate) Approx. 80 students (students from cardiac imaging, public health, pharmacy) School of Public Health & Social Work QUT

Semester 1 & 2, Subject Coordinator, Statistical Methods in Health (Undergraduate) Approx. 300 students each semester (students from pharmacy, medical imaging, nursing, nutrition, radiology) School of Public Health & Social Work QUT

Experience

Selected publications

QUT ePrints

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Research projects

Supervision

Current supervisions

  • Impact of grass pollen exposures on public health: an investigation of pollen seasons, health indicators and sustainability
    PhD, Associate Supervisor
    Other supervisors: Professor Janet Davies
  • Determinants and Distribution of coexisting forms of Malnutrition and its effect on paediatric illnesses in Pakistan
    PhD, Principal Supervisor
    Other supervisors: Dr Smita Nambiar-Mann, Associate Professor Yvette Miller
  • Gambling and mental health: uncovering the underlying temporal mechanisms
    PhD, Principal Supervisor
    Other supervisors: Professor Michelle Gatton
  • Evaluating the impact of casino developments and expansions: gambling related harm and harm minimisation utilisation in vulnerable groups
    PhD, Principal Supervisor
    Other supervisors: Dr Christina Malatzky
  • Pregnancy during adolescence: Assessing the impact on nutritional status and understanding social and cultural influences in Nepal
    PhD, Principal Supervisor
    Other supervisors: Dr Margo Sendall, Dr Smita Nambiar-Mann
  • Enhanced infectious disease modelling by integrating multiple sources of data under uncertainty
    PhD, Principal Supervisor
    Other supervisors: Dr Susanna Cramb
  • Patient Safety Culture in Saudi Hospitals: A comparative mixed methods study of clinicians' perceptions and organisational practices in two hospitals in the holy cities of Makkah and Madinah
    PhD, Associate Supervisor
    Other supervisors: Dr Sam Toloo Sheikhzadeh Yazd, Ms Paula Bowman