Research Interests: David Wilson is Head of the Surveillance and Evaluation Program. Dr Wilson and his team coordinate surveillance and reporting of HIV, viral hepatitis, and sexually transmissible infections in Australia and conduct quantitative evaluations of public health epidemics, programs and policies. He also designs national HIV strategies, conducts costing exercises, and assesses optimal resource allocations. Approaches to quantitative evaluations include impact evaluation through establishing serial cross-sectional or cohort trials and use of mathematical modelling and health economics. He has extensive experience in Australasia, Asia and Eastern Europe. Dr Wilson regularly undertakes research for numerous national Governments on aspects of infectious disease management and control. Dr Wilson also works with UNAIDS, the World Bank, Centers for Disease Control, and the World Health Organisation.
Broad Research Areas: Infectious Diseases, HIV, Population Health, Surveillance, Mathematical Modelling, Strategy, Costing, Resource Allocation