Christopher Reid


1995 …2023
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Christopher Reid is a cardiovascular epidemiologist with appointments as Research Professor in both the School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Monash University and the Schoolof Public Health at Curtin University. He was appointed as a John Curtin Distinguished Professor in 2018 and is Director of the Monash and Curtin Centre’s of Cardiovascular Research and Education (CCRE) and the NHMRC Centre of Research Excellence in Cardiovascular Outcomes Improvement (2016-2020).  He holds a National Health and Medical Research Council Principal Research Fellowship (2018-2022) in addition to being the Chief Investigator on an NHMRC Program Grant (2016-2020) focusing on cardiovascular disease prevention.  He has been awarded over $113M as a Chief Investigator and has received continuous NHMRC funding since 2001.  His major research interests include clinical outcome registries, randomized controlled trials, and epidemiological cohort studies.  He has over 350 peer-reviewed publications, many of which are in leading journals including the New England Journal of Medicine, Lancet, JACC and the BMJ.  He has been Study Director for the 2nd Australian National Blood Pressure (ANBP2) Study and currently a Chief Investigator for the Aspirin in Reducing Events in the Elderly (ASPREE) Study, the Statins in Reducing Events in the elderly Trial and the Australian arms of the HOPE-3, REACH and CLARIFY Registries. He is a Principal Investigator for the Victorian Cardiac Procedures Registry Project, the Melbourne Interventional Group (MIG) registry, and the ANZSCTS National Cardiac Surgical Registry.  He participates as a WHO consultant for prevention of cardiovascular disease in Mongolia, Vietnam and the West Pacific region.

Related Links:

  • Centre for Cardiovascular Research and Education in Therapeutics
  • Clinical Informatics and Data Management Unit

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Projects 2003 2023

Research Output 1995 2019

Prescription of physical activity in the management of high blood pressure in Australian general practices

Smith, B. J., Owen, A. J., Liew, D., Kelly, D. J. & Reid, C. M., 2019, In : Journal of Human Hypertension. 33, p. 50-56 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Prevalence and Outcomes of Undiagnosed Peripheral Arterial Disease Among High Risk Patients in Australia: An Australian REACH Sub-Study

Si, S., Golledge, J., Norman, P., Nelson, M., Chew, D., Ademi, Z., Bhatt, D. L., Steg, G. P. & Reid, C. M., Jun 2019, In : Heart Lung and Circulation. 28, 6, p. 939-945 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review