Neville Owen

  • Address
    Level 4, 99 Commercial Rd
    Melbourne, VIC 3004

Program Head, Baker IDI


Neville is a National Health and Medical Research Council of Australia Senior Principal Research Fellow. He is Program Head for Behavioural & Generational Change at the Baker IDI Heart and Diabetes Institute in Melbourne. He is an adjunct Professor in Medicine at Monash University and Honorary Professor of Population Health at the University of Queensland the University of Melbourne. He was previously Director of the Cancer Prevention Research Centre and Professor of Health Behavior in the School of Population Health at the University of Queensland. His research relates to the primary prevention of diabetes, heart disease and cancer, through identifying the health consequences and environmental determinants of physical inactivity and sedentary behaviour – too little exercise and too much sitting