Professor of Public Health; Head of School, Public Health and Community Medicine, UNSW

Professor Rebecca Ivers, an NHMRC Senior Research Fellow, is Head, School of Public Health and Community Medicine, UNSW Sydney, and Honorary Professorial Fellow at the George Institute for Global Health. Ivers leads a global research program focusing on the prevention and management of injury. Her work has a strong focus on equity, implementation, sustainability and capacity development. Ivers has worked extensively with the World Health Organisation, and co-directs a WHO Collaborating Centre in Injury Prevention and Trauma Care.


  • –present
    Professor of Public Health; Director, Injury Division, The George Institute for Global Health, University of Sydney


  • 2001 
    The University of Sydney, PhD