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Peter Curson

Peter Curson is Professor of Population and Security at the Centre for International Security Studies, The University of Sydney; and Emeritus Professor of Medical Geography, Macquarie University.
Ebola is not the only, or most dangerous, challenge we face
Health - 28/10/2014 - 17 comments
Population does matter in our security stakes
Society - 22/09/2014 - 15 comments
Ebola rules
Health - 18/09/2014 - 6 comments
Ebola: a human catastrophe
Health - 14/08/2014 - 2 comments
Ebola: an unwanted guest
Health - 11/08/2014 - 3 comments
Deadly encounters: an infectious world
Health - 1/08/2014 - 2 comments
An infectious world
Health - 20/01/2014 - 5 comments
Life expectancy gap
Health - 21/11/2013 - 11 comments
Australia's population
Health - 29/10/2013 - 22 comments
Scholarly euphemisms
Society - 4/10/2013 - 18 comments
Coronavirus – the next pandemic?
Health - 15/05/2013 - 1 comment
Sea sickness: what ails the cruise industry
Society - 25/01/2013 - 1 comment
A forgotten hero
January 2013 Feature - 22/01/2013 - 3 comments
Slaughter of the lambs
Health - 9/01/2013 - 1 comment
The old shall inherit the earth
Society - 31/08/2012 - 10 comments
No room for the Roma
International - 14/09/2010 - 17 comments
Permeable borders
Health - 18/05/2009 - 3 comments
Hysteria at fever pitch
Health - 30/04/2009 - 12 comments
The great land grab
Environment - 8/01/2009 - 5 comments
Health inequality
Health - 22/12/2008 - 6 comments
Costa geriatrica coming soon to a suburb near you
Society - 25/11/2008 - 8 comments
Biosecurity and infectious disease
Health - 27/10/2008 - 2 comments
'Populate or perish'?
Society - 24/07/2008 - 37 comments
A political windfall
International - 10/06/2008
Bioterrorism only beaten by preparation and understanding
Health - 25/06/2007 - 4 comments
Dynamics of population and our regional order
Society - 9/05/2007 - 17 comments
If Al Gore is right ...
Environment - 10/04/2007 - 21 comments
The geriatric climate change imperative
Health - 27/03/2007 - 4 comments
Bird flu has not gone away
Health - 27/02/2007 - 1 comment
Drought disease
Health - 14/11/2006 - 3 comments
What happened to geography?
Education - 11/10/2006 - 14 comments
Cruise together and get sick together
Health - 28/09/2006 - 1 comment
A time bomb on our doorstep
International - 12/09/2006
Health check
Health - 3/08/2006 - 5 comments
Sydney’s forgotten pioneer
Nation Building - 29/05/2006
The disease pendulum is finely balanced
Health - 9/05/2006 - 2 comments
Pandemic insurance jitters
Health - 1/12/2005 - 1 comment
Preparing for a pandemic
Health - 13/10/2005 - 8 comments
Disease - shaping history in a mobile world
Health - 29/09/2005
The Congo plague outbreak - how did it happen?
Health - 24/02/2005
The tsunami is significant, but let's keep it in perspective
International - 17/01/2005 - 8 comments
How about a 'Warrant for fitness' health policy initiative?
Health - 23/11/2004
Waiting for the 'Big One': The inevitable pandemic
Health - 4/11/2004
The rise of the wrinklies - the silver century
Society - 22/10/2004
Who Ordered the Food Poisoning?
Health - 14/10/2004
The Fat of the Land: Obesity and health embedded in a complex matrix
Health - 1/10/2004
What is it about fear that we like?
Society - 20/08/2004
Is our hi-tech medicine answering the right questions?
Health - 6/08/2004
Why do analyses of environmental issues have to be negative?
Environment - 24/05/2004
Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome: the world can expect more of the same
Health - 14/04/2003
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