Dr Nasser Bagheri



BSc, MSc, PhD (University Of Otago)


Dr Nasser Bagheri is a Research Fellow at the Australian National University (ANU), recipient of an Australian Research Council DECRA Fellowship and leads a spatial epidemiology team in the Department of Health Services Research and Policy, ANU. His research has focused on chronic disease risk assessment, particularly, cardiovascular disease (CVD), diabetes and dementia with a particular interest in spatial variation and quantifying the impact of modifiable risk factors including lifestyle and built environment on chronic disease.


Research interests

  • GIS and Public Health
  • Accessibility to health care services
  • Spatial Epidemiology
  • Medical Geography
  • Health Informatics
  • Primary health care
  • Health Inequalities
  • Social determinants of health
  • e-Learning


Please visit Nasser's ANU Researchers profile for a list of his recent publications.


Discovery Early Career Research Award: Getting real about risk: using medical records in the geospatial analysis of chronic disease risk in Australia

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