Adjunct Clinical Professor, Monash University

Professor Sutton is Victoria’s Chief Health Officer.

He has extensive experience and clinical expertise in public health and communicable diseases gained through both emergency medicine and field-based international work, including in Afghanistan and Timor-Leste. He represents Victoria on a number of key national bodies including the Communicable Disease Network Australia. He is also Chief Human Biosecurity Officer for Victoria. Professor Sutton has a keen interest in tropical medicine and the incorporation of palliative care practice into humanitarian responses.

Professor Sutton is an Adjunct Clinical Professor at Monash University, a Fellow of the Royal Society for Public Health, a Fellow of the Australasian College of Tropical Medicine and a Fellow of the Australasian Faculty of Public Health Medicine (AFPHM). He is also a member of the Faculty of Travel Medicine.

Experience

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    Adjunct Clinical Professor, Monash University