Dr. Olivier Duperrex


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Olivier Duperrex is a part-time lecturer at the Institute for Global Health since 1998. He is also the Head of Unité de Promotion de la santé et de prévention en milieu scolaire (School health) and the consultant paediatrician for early childhood prevention with the Centre de reference pour les infirmières petite enfance in the Canton de Vaud.

After training as a paediatrician in Switzerland, he specialised in community paediatrics at the Institute of Child Health in London. His research focuses on the evaluation of interventions in the field of school health, child and adolescent health and injury prevention. He is regularly doing peer reviews for various journals and is a member of the editorial board of the Cochrane injuries group. He is a committee member of the International society for social pediatrics and child health (ISSOP).