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Doctor Ned Latham

Research assistant

Background

Ned is a junior doctor and research assistant with a particular interest in hepatitis C. In 2017, he completed an honours thesis examining the acceptability of rapid, point-of-care hepatitis C testing for people who inject drugs. Since then, Ned has continued to work within the viral hepatitis elimination group. Ned’s other areas of interest include patient safety and health consumer advocacy.

Positions

  • 2020: Basic Physician Trainee (BPT1), Alfred Health
  • 2019: Intern, Alfred Health
  • 2018: Co-chair, Red Party Victoria
  • 2018: Visiting elective student, Viral Hepatitis Program, New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene
  • 2017: Teaching associate, School of Public Health and Preventative Medicine, Monash University

Qualifications

  • 2018: MBBS(Hons), Monash University
  • 2017: BMedSc(Hons), Monash University

Awards

  • 2018: Hatem Salem Award for Medical Student Research Excellence, Monash University
  • 2018: Conference academic scholarship, International Network on Hepatitis in Substance Users
  • 2018: John Snow Scholarship, Royal Australasian College of Physicians
  • 2018: Scholarship to attend the Academy for Emerging Leaders in Patient Safety, NSW Clinical Excellence Commission
  • 2016: Top Summer Research Student Award, School of Public Health and Preventative Medicine, Monash University
  • 2015: Summer Research Scholarship, School of Public Health and Preventative Medicine, Monash University
  • 2013: Sir John Monash Scholarship for Excellence, Monash University

Publications (4)

2020 (1)

2019 (3)