Dr Chris Barton

PhD, MMedSci, BSc

Senior Lecturer

Telephone: +61 3 9902 4495
Email: chris.barton@monash.edu


Chris has joined the department from Flinders University in South Australia. He has been involved in research skills and researcher training for many years and is looking forward to supporting our ECRs in achieving their research goals and building upon our research training program. Chris will help grow the Departments research capacity in chronic disease management. He has research interests in health systems and management for chronic disease and multimorbidty broadly, and special interest in the lived experience of chronic illness particularly the social and emotional impact of chronic respiratory illness. Chris is a member of the RACGP research ethics committee and contributes to a series of papers being written on research ethics in primary care. He has editorial roles on international journals including BMC Public Health and BMC Family Practice and is a member of the Oxford University International Primary Care research leadership program.