Senior Research Officer
Ten to Men
Dr Constantine Gasser is a Senior Research Officer in the Research & Analysis team for Ten to Men: The Australian Longitudinal Study on Male Health. He is also the Data Access Review Committee (DARC) coordinator for Ten to Men, and is a member of the AIFS Workplace Relations Committee and Social Club Committee. He has worked at AIFS since March 2018 in Research & Analysis, Survey Methodology, and Data Management & Linkage roles. Constantine has worked on Growing Up in Australia: The Longitudinal Study of Australian Children, including co-authoring and conducting analyses for technical papers and Annual Statistical Reports. In 2019, he completed a PhD at the Murdoch Children’s Research Institute. This PhD focused on diet, obesity and socioeconomic status in children and adolescents, and included four peer-reviewed publications in leading international journals.
Constantine has presented at various forums, including LSAC’s Child Health CheckPoint retreats and the 2018 and 2022 AIFS Conferences, and was interviewed by Dr Norman Swan on ABC Radio National regarding his systematic review and meta-analysis that was published in the American Journal of Clinical Nutrition. Outside of work, Constantine is actively involved in adjudicating secondary school debates for the Debaters Association of Victoria, enjoys cycling, and is a passionate Western Bulldogs supporter and member.
BSc (Melb), MSc (Distinct) (Melb), PhD (Melb)
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