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Professor Colin Butler – Board Member

colin-butler-profile-picProfessor of Public Health, University of Canberra B Med Sci (Hons), Newcastle; B Med, Newcastle; DTM&H, Royal College of Physicians; MSc, London; PhD, ANU

Colin is an Australian Research Council Future Fellow, researching the topic 'Health and sustainability: Australia in a global context'. He is especially interested in future global health, including the consequences of global environmental changes such as those to the climate, ecosystems and energy sources, and the resulting resource depletion. Collaborations include with the World Health Organization and the World Medical Association. He is co-founder of the NGO BODHI (Benevolent Organisation for Development, Health and Insight) and editor of Climate Change and Global Health.