Julia Brotherton - Medical Director
B Med (Hons), MPH (Hons), Grad Dip App Epi, FAFPHM, PhD, GAICD
Associate Professor Brotherton is the Medical Director of the National HPV Vaccination Program Register and a public health physician with training in vaccine preventable disease surveillance and epidemiology. She is a medical graduate from the University of Newcastle, NSW, has a Masters degree in Public Health and a Doctorate of Philosophy from the University of Sydney, and holds a Fellowship in Public Health Medicine. For the past ten years Julia has been involved in research and policy development informing the implementation and evaluation of HPV vaccination programs in Australia. She has been a lead investigator in Australian research which has demonstrated the world’s first evidence of dramatic declines in both HPV infections and pre-cancerous cervical lesions in young women post- vaccination. She has over 100 publications and is passionate about using public health data to undertake policy-relevant research.