- 2019


Postgraduate research area

Commencement year

Unit codes that are not linked to their entry in the Handbook are not available for study in the current year.

Managing faculty

Faculty of Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences

Offered by

School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine


Dr Rory Wolfe (Clayton)
Dr Devi Mohan (Malaysia)


Program requirements

All research students will be required to undertake compulsory training in the following areas:

  • Monash Graduate Research Induction (online)
  • Research Integrity (online)
  • faculty induction, including occupational health and safety (where required).

    Coursework component

PhD students must complete two compulsory coursework units, normally prior to the confirmation milestone:

  • MPH6040 Introductory epidemiology
  • MPH6041 Introductory biostatistics

Students are also required to complete the 'Ethics and good research practice' short course delivered by the Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine within their first year of enrolment.

Relevant courses

  • 0047 Doctor of Philosophy