Deputy Division Leader | Wellbeing and Preventable Chronic Diseases division
Professor Gail Garvey a Kamilaroi woman from one of the largest Indigenous nations in Australia is Senior Principal Research Fellow, at Menzies School of Health Research, Australia.
She has worked for over 30 years in Aboriginal Health and has an impressive record in building Indigenous research capacity. She has a strong track record of research translation and her teams research has informed the development of national cancer control plans and optimal care pathways for Indigenous Australians. Professor Garvey’s research into the psychosocial aspects of cancer care is a critical component to improving cancer outcomes for Indigenous people. Her research has attracted over $39 million in funding and she has published over 100 peer-reviewed papers and most recently contributed to a new IARC Scientific Publication on Reducing social inequalities in cancer: evidence and priorities for research.
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