Researcher biography

Dr Gartner's main research interest is in evaluating strategies to reduce the harm from tobacco use.

Dr Coral Gartner is a research fellow (NHMRC Career Development Fellowship) with a background in environmental health and environmental epidemiology. Her previous research has included control of the dengue fever vector, Aedes aegypti and environmental risk factors for Parkinson's disease. Her current primary research field is in the area of tobacco control policy and interventions to reduce tobacco-related harms. Her research interests include tobacco harm reduction and monitoring community illicit drug use via wastewater analysis. Her research methods include secondary analysis of national survey data, epidemiological modelling and clinical trials.

Areas of research