Ms Alison Harwood

Ms Alison Harwood
 Position Human Research Ethics Officer/HREC Secretary
 Org Unit Research Services
 Telephone +61 8 8313 6231
 Location Floor/Room 3 ,  Rundle Mall Plaza ,   North Terrace
  • Biography/ Background

    Alison Harwood works as a Human Research Ethics Officer within Research Services, in the Office of Research Ethics, Compliance, and Integrity.

    She has a background in ethical and moral philosophy, and public health. Her most recent Master's (Public Health) examined the ethical issues that arise within the context of obesity-related public health policy development, and issues that arise as a result of the public identification of obesity as a public health concern, including stigmatisation.





  • Qualifications

    2013-2017:   Master of Philosophy (Public Health)

                           'An Ethical Analysis of Obesity, Weight Stigma, and Public Health'



    2010-2012:   Master of Philosophy (Philosophy)

                           'The Role of Emotion in Rational Decision-Making'


         2009:        B.A. Social Sciences - Honours (Philosophy)
    2005-2007:    B.A. Social Sciences 


  • Awards & Achievements

    2010 Australian Postgraduate Award

    2013 Australian Postgraduate Award

  • Professional Associations

    Public Health Association of Australia

    Healthy Development Adelaide

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