Dr Armour is a Senior Research Fellow at NICM Health Research Institute at Western Sydney University. He received his PhD in 2016 on the treatment of primary dysmenorrhea with acupuncture, and joined Western Sydney University in August 2016. Dr Armour has expertise and experience in developing randomised controlled trials, meta-analysis, surveys, focus groups and mixed methods designs. Dr Armours research funding in the past three years has totalled over $900,000. He has published over 47 peer reviewed articles in the last 5 years, most of these focussing on period pain, pelvic pain or endometriosis.
He is a member of the advisory panel on endometriosis for The China-Australia International Research Centre for Chinese Medicine, a member of the Endometriosis Expert Working Group (EEWG) for the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists (RANZCOG), a Clinical Advisory Committee Member for Endometriosis Australia, the chair of the Endometriosis Australia reserach comittee and a special interest group member for Endometriosis NZ . He was the winner of the 2018 Western Sydney University Research Impact award for his teams work on period pain in young women.