Dr Shane Kavanagh

Research Fellow


Dr Kavanagh is a Research Fellow in the School of Psychology and Public Health at La Trobe University, Melbourne. He has more than 20 years’ experience working in the community health sector as a physiotherapist in both Australia and the UK. His research expertise includes the areas of gender, men’s health, gender inequality, social inequalities and multi-level modelling.

Dr Kavanagh is working with Professors Alan Shiell and Penny Hawe to gain an understanding of the social context of health interventions using social networks and systems modelling approaches.