Mr Jason Watterson

HSc(Nsg), PGDipAdvNsg (Crit Care), MEd

PhD Candidate and Research Fellow

Jason is currently pursuing his PhD exploring alcohol related harms in young naval trainees under the supervision of Professor Belinda Gabbe, Professor Jeffrey Rosenfeld and Professor Paul Dietze. His thesis aims to explore alcohol related harm minimisation and is linked to an RCT funded by Defence health Foundation titled ‘Measuring the effectiveness of the in-hospital and new on-base PARTY programs (Prevent Alcohol and Risk-related Trauma in Youth) in reducing alcohol related harms in young naval trainees.

Jason continues to work in the Department of Intensive Care and Hyperbaric at the Alfred as a Clinical Educator part time during his candidature.