Mark Davis

Assoc Professor

Accepting PhD Students

1987 …2021
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Personal profile

Biography

Mark completed his PhD in sociology in 2005 at the Institute of Education, University of London (now part of University College London). Before his PhD, Mark worked as a psychologist in clinical settings and in HIV prevention and research. During his PhD, he worked in the UK on public health research at Royal Free and UCL Medical School; Imperial College Medical School, and; Institute of Health Sciences, City University, London. Directly before coming to Monash University in 2007, Mark taught in the psychosocial studies programme at the University of East London.

Research interests

Mark leads a programme of research on the sociology of infection and immunity. His research has been funded by grants from the Economic and Social Research Council, and National Health Service, in the UK, and the Australian Research Council. He leads an international ARC Discovery Project and is chief investigator on an ARC Linkage Project, both of which investigate the social and cultural responses to antimicrobial resistance to better inform efforts to reduce the social and economic burdens of drug-resistant infections.

Supervision interests

Mark supervises Honours, Masters and PhD projects on a variety of topics, including: narrative, discourse, sexualities, public health and health promotion, HIV and sexual health, pandemics, social pharmacy, and digital media.

 

Monash teaching commitment

ATS3717 Health, Culture & Society

APG4681 Social Research Practice

Keywords

  • Medical Sociology
  • Sexualities
  • Science and Technology Studies
  • Health Promotion
  • Narrative
  • Qualitative Methods
  • HIV
  • Sexual Health
  • Antimicrobial Resistance
  • Pandemics
  • Digital Media
  • Health Communications

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Projects 2011 2021

Research Output 1987 2018

A visual affective analysis of mass media interventions to increase antimicrobial stewardship amongst the public

Langdridge, D., Davis, M. D. M., Gozdzielewska, L., McParland, J., Williams, L., Young, M., Smith, F., MacDonald, J., Price, L. & Flowers, P., 1 Jan 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : British Journal of Health Psychology. p. 1-22 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
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One Health antimicrobial resistance approaches: the next steps

Laidlaw, R., Smith, F., Park, J., King, C., Dickson, A., Davis, M. D. M., Gozdzielewska, L., Ness, V., McAloney-Kocaman, K., Young, M., Price, L., Currie, K. & Flowers, P., 2018, 52 p.

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned ReportOther

File

Pet owner and vet interactions: exploring the drivers of AMR

Smith, M., King, C., Davis, M. D. M., Dickson, A., Park, J., Smith, F., Currie, K. & Flowers, P., 2018, In : Antimicrobial Resistance and Infection Control. 7, 46, p. 1-9 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
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Sexual identities and sexual health within the Celtic nations: An exploratory study of men who have sex with men recruited through social media

McAloney-Kocaman, K., Lorimer, K., Flowers, P., Davis, M., Knussen, C. & Frankis, J., 2018, Rethinking MSM, Trans* and other Categories in HIV prevention. Perez-Brumer, A., Parker, R. & Aggleton, P. (eds.). 1st ed. Oxon UK: Routledge, p. 231-241 11 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (Book)Otherpeer-review

The effectiveness of interventions to improve the public’s antimicrobial resistance awareness and behaviours associated with prudent use of antimicrobials: a systematic review

Price, L., Gozdzielewska, L., Young, M., Smith, F., MacDonald, J., McParland, J., Williams, L., Langdridge, D., Davis, M. D. M. & Flowers, P., 18 May 2018, In : Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy. 73, 6, p. 1464-1478 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Prizes

Activities 2008 2018

National Antimicrobial Resistance and Stewardship Forum

Mark Davis (Session chair)
2 Nov 2018

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesContribution to conference

Glasgow Caledonian University

Mark Davis (Visiting academic)
20182020

Activity: Visiting an external institution typesVisiting an external academic institution

National Centre for Antimicrobial Stewardship, Doherty Institute

Mark Davis (Invited speaker)
14 Nov 2018

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesContribution to workshop, seminar, course

National Prescribing Service Ltd

Mark Davis (Visiting researcher)
30 Jan 2018

Activity: Visiting an external institution typesVisiting an external academic institution