19992021
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Biography

Mr Paul Burton is a senior research fellow at CORE. He holds a clinical appointment as a Visiting Medical Officer in Upper Gastrointestinal (GI) and General Surgery at the Alfred Hospital as well as having an active clinical practice in Upper GI and Bariatric Surgery. His research work at CORE is funded by a three year competitive research fellowship awarded by the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons.

Paul was awarded his PhD 2010. This was clinical physiological research, which involved adapting and developing high resolution video manometry and related physiological techniques. Data from this research has lead to significant changes to the understanding of gastric banding and also has been translated to improvements in clinical practice.

Paul has developed an international reputation as an emerging leader of research relating to the physiology of gastric banding and the health effects of surgically induced weight loss.

External positions

The Alfred Hospital

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Projects 2011 2021

Research Output 1999 2019

Effect of Body Mass Index, Metabolic Health and Adipose Tissue Inflammation on the Severity of Non-alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease in Bariatric Surgical Patients: a Prospective Study

Ooi, G. J., Burton, P. R., Bayliss, J., Raajendiran, A., Earnest, A., Laurie, C., Kemp, W. W., McLean, C. A., Roberts, S. K., Watt, M. J. & Brown, W. A., Jan 2019, In : Obesity Surgery. 29, 1, p. 99–108 10 p.

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Identification of Metabolically Distinct Adipocyte Progenitor Cells in Human Adipose Tissues

Raajendiran, A., Ooi, G., Bayliss, J., O'Brien, P. E., Schittenhelm, R. B., Clark, A. K., Taylor, R. A., Rodeheffer, M. S., Burton, P. R. & Watt, M. J., 30 Apr 2019, In : Cell Reports. 27, 5, p. 1528-1540 13 p.

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Improving Compliance with Very Low Energy Diets (VLEDs) Prior to Bariatric Surgery—a Randomised Controlled Trial of Two Formulations

Davenport, L., Johari, Y., Klejn, A., Laurie, C., Smith, A., Ooi, G. J., Burton, P. R. & Brown, W. A., 21 May 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Obesity Surgery. 8 p.

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Reply to “Crashing NASH in Patients Listed for Bariatric Surgery”

Ooi, G. J., Burton, P. R., Kemp, W. W., Roberts, S. K. & Brown, W. A., 15 Feb 2019, In : Obesity Surgery. 29, 2, p. 640-641 2 p.

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