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researcher , medical educator

John Beard, Australian medical educator, researcher. Fellow, Royal Institute Public Health, 2002, United States National Public Health Leadership Institute, 2003, Faculty fellow, PHM. Fellow: Royal Australian College Physicians.

Background

Beard, John was born on October 6, 1955 in Adelaide, South Australia, Australia. Son of Roland Beard and Christine Jolly.

Education

Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Science, University Adelaide, 1978. Graduate diploma in public health, University Adelaide, 1991. Doctor of Philosophy, University Sydney, Australia, 2002.

Career

Director population health Northern Rivers Area Health Service, Lismore, Australia, 1996—2001. Manager public health Sydney 2000 Olympic Games, 2000—2000. Clinical professor, head department rural health University Sydney, Lismore, 2001—2006.

Professor public and environmental health Southern Cross University, since 2001. Senior epidemiologist New York Academy Medicine, New York City, since 2006. Director Ageing Life Course, World Health Organization, since 2009.

Member international editorial board public health Age Friendly Cities New York Steering Committee.

Membership

Fellow: Royal Australian College Physicians.

Connections

Married Nola Tomaska. Children: Jessie Georgina, Malcolm Alexander, Jordan Matthew Roland.

father:
Roland Beard

mother:
Christine Jolly

spouse:
Nola Tomaska

child:
Jessie Georgina Beard

child:
Malcolm Alexander Beard

child:
Jordan Matthew Roland Beard