Professor Philip Baker

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Faculty of Health,
School of Public Health & Social Work

Personal details


Faculty of Health,
School of Public Health & Social Work


physical activity, chronic disease prevention, systematic reviews, evidence informed practice and policy, teaching and learning, epidemiology, smoking prevention, systematic overviews, community wide interventions, Cochrane Collaboration

Research field

Other Medical and Health Sciences, Library and Information Studies, Other Education

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


  • PhD (University of Queensland)
  • BSC (University of Toronto)

Professional memberships and associations

American College of Epidemiology

Australasian Epidemiological Association

Sports Medicine Australia

Cochrane Collaboration - Cochrane Public Health Group


Unit Coordination:

  • HLN710 Epidemiology (post graduate) Semesters 1 & 2
  • PUN103 Advanced Epidemiology Semester 2

  • In class simulation of randomised clinical trials
  • Implementation of audience response technology with both wireless 'clickers' and web-based technology (e.g. GoSoapBox).
  • Teaching epidemiology into other units and disciplines such as nursing and optometry.
  • Experienced in workforce development
  • Postgraduate higher research degree supervision
  • Mentoring earlier career academics


  • Vice-Chancellor's Performance Award 2013 for innovations in teaching
  • QUT Teaching and Learning Grant 2014 - 2015
  • Career Mentor Nominee 2013


Selected publications

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