leigh toothAssociate Professor Leigh Tooth 

PhD, B.OccThy(Hons)

Associate Professor Leigh Tooth is a Principal Research Fellow and Deputy Director with the Australian Longitudinal Study on Women's Health. She chairs the Publications, Substudies and Analyses Committee and leads a program of research into women carers. Her other current research interests are health inequalities and the socio-economic determinants of health, quality of life and comorbidity. Her previous research experiences includes a National Health and Medical Research Council of Australia (NHMRC) Public Health Fellowship (1999-2003), during which she investigated the short and long term functional and community outcomes of people following stroke. 

Leigh has also been an NHMRC Fellow with the Longitudinal Studies Unit in the School of Population Health at the University of Queensland researching statistical methodology and teaching into the epidemiology program. She has a PhD and first class honours degree in Occupational Therapy from the University of Queensland.

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Associate Professor Leigh Tooth

The Australian Longitudinal Study on Women’s Health

School of Public Health, The 
University of Queensland

Herston Road

Herston Qld 4006
Australia
Phone: +61 7 3346 4691