D.Phil. Candidate in Population Health, University of Oxford

Kyle Turner is an Australian doctoral candidate at the University of Oxford, trying to better understand how different environments impact a population's health, particularly childhood obesity. His research group at Oxford doubles as the WHO Collaborating Centre / British Heart Foundation Centre on 'Population Approaches to Non-Communicable Disease Prevention'. He has previously completed a Masters in Applied Epidemiology at the Australian National University, thereafter working as an epidemiologist for 2 years at the Royal Children's Hospital in sunny Queensland, Australia.


  • 2012–2016
    Doctoral Candidate, University of Oxford
  • 2010–2012
    Epidemiologist, Royal Children's Brisbane Hospital


  • 2010 
    Australian National University, Masters of Applied Epidemiology