2015 World STI & HIV Congress and Australasian HIV&AIDS Conference

Richard has broad research interests in Sexual Health, including clinical aspects of HIV, the diagnosis of sexually transmitted infections and vulnerable populations. His doctorate was in the molecular epidemiology of Human Papillomaviruses. This remains his principle research focus, particularly when infection is associated with the development of cancers in immunosuppressed individuals. HIs research output includes over 70 peer reviewed articles and 100 presentations at local and international meetings. He currently has a number of ongoing projects, particularly focussed on the prevention and early diagnosis of anal cancer. Heserves on a number of University and professional committees, as well as being a Joint Editor of "Sexual Health", a leading, peer-reviewed journal in the field.