B Biomed Sci (University of Newcastle), MSc Pharm (University of Newcastle), MSc Epidemiology (Utrecht University), PhD (UNSW)
David uses his detailed knowledge of epidemiology, biostatistics, and health economics to analyse large trials and cohorts, and build quantitative models that address key infectious disease concerns. He is an internationally recognised expert in HIV research and collaborates with the World Health Organization, World Bank, US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and US National Institutes for Health. His work is cited in international guidelines on the use of antiretroviral therapy and has significantly enhanced the lives of people living with HIV. He serves on the board of the Australian Society for HIV, Viral Hepatitis and Sexual Health Medicine (ASHM) international committee and as an editorial board member for JAIDS - the leading journal for HIV research in resource-limited areas. He also holds academic affiliations with the University of California San Francisco (USA) and Chulalongkorn University (Thailand).