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Personal profile

Biography

Dr Ben Beck is Head of Sustainable Mobility and Safety Research, and Deputy Head of Prehospital, Emergency and Trauma Research within the School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine (SPHPM).

Ben is a current Australian Research Council Discovery Early Career Researcher Award (DECRA) Fellow and a Chief Investigator on the Victorian State Trauma Registry.

Ben leads a broad body of trauma and injury prevention research at Monash University, with a focus on improving safety for cyclists, identifying emerging injury trends, monitoring and improving trauma systems, and developing injury prevention strategies.

Ben is the current President of the Australasian Injury Prevention Network (AIPN).

Education/Academic qualification

Road Safety, PhD, University of New South Wales

Award Date: 17 Dec 2012

Biomedical Engineering, BE (Biomedical) (Hons), University of Melbourne

Award Date: 31 Dec 2008

Research area keywords

  • Injury
  • Transport
  • Cycling
  • Trauma
  • Prevention
  • Modelling

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Projects

Research Output

Injury Detection in Traumatic Death: Postmortem Computed Tomography vs. Open Autopsy

Wijetunga, C., O'Donnell, C., So, T. Y., Varma, D., Cameron, P., Burke, M., Bassed, R., Smith, K. & Beck, B., Mar 2020, In : Journal of Forensic Radiology and Imaging. 20, 7 p., 100349.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
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1 Citation (Scopus)

Ageing population has changed the nature of major thoracic injury

Ferrah, N., Cameron, P., Gabbe, B., Fitzgerald, M., Judson, R., Marasco, S., Kowalski, T. & Beck, B., 1 Jun 2019, In : Emergency Medicine Journal. 36, 6, p. 340-345 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

1 Citation (Scopus)

Animal–vehicle collisions in Victoria, Australia: An under-recognised cause of road traffic crashes

Ang, J. Y., Gabbe, B., Cameron, P. & Beck, B., Jul 2019, In : Emergency Medicine Australasia. 31, p. 851–855 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
File
1 Citation (Scopus)

Prizes

2017 ARC Spark of Life Conference - 'Free Paper Prize'

Beck, Ben (Recipient), 2017

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

Australasian Trauma Society - Trauma 2017 Conference - Best Poster Abstract Award

Beck, Ben (Recipient), 2017

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

European Resuscitation Council Congress - Young Investigator Award

Beck, Ben (Recipient), 2017

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

International Cycling Safety Conference Award for Best Presentation

Beck, Ben (Recipient), 2019

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

Activities

  • 2 Committees and working groups
  • 1 Editorial responsibility

Injury Prevention (Journal)

Ben Beck (Editorial board member)

2020

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesEditorial responsibility

President - Australasian Injury Prevention Network

Ben Beck (Fellow)

2019 → …

Activity: External Academic EngagementCommittees and working groups

Australasian Injury Prevention Network

Ben Beck (Executive Member)

2018

Activity: External Academic EngagementCommittees and working groups