Doctor Mark Hayes

Public Health Registrar


Dr Mark Hayes is a public health registrar at the Burnet Institute undertaking his advanced training through the Australasian Faculty of Public Health Medicine (AFPHM). During his Master of Public Health he completed a research position at the Institute of Public Health, Charité University of Medicine in Berlin.

He is also a Fellow of the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners. He works clinically at the Victorian Aboriginal Health Service and has additional training in sexual health.

Mark is interested in a diverse range of health topics including blood born viruses, chronic disease prevention, health systems, and sustainable populations.


  • 2021 – present: Public Health Registrar, Burnet Institute
  • 2021 – present: General Practitioner, Victorian Aboriginal Health Service
  • 2019 – 2021: General Practice Registrar, multiple clinics including Victorian Aboriginal Health Service and Melbourne Sexual Health Centre
  • 2018 – 2019: Hospital Medical Officer, Monash Health
  • 2017 – 2018: Intern, Austin Health


  • 2021: FRACGP, Fellow of the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners
  • 2016: Master of Public Health, University of Melbourne and Charité University of Medicine, Berlin
  • 2016: Doctor of Medicine University of Melbourne
  • 2010: Bachelor of Science/Bachelor of Arts, University of Melbourne


  • 2017 Thomas and Elizabeth Ross Scholarship
  • 2017 Bertram Armytage Prize
  • 2017 Therapeutic Guidelines LTD Laurie Mashford Prize, University of Melbourne
  • 2016 Research Grant, German Academic Exchange Service
  • 2016 Alan Gilbert Mobility Scholarship
  • 2016 John and Betty McCreery Travelling Scholarship, University of Melbourne

Projects (2)

Current (2)

  • ACCESS: The Australian Collaboration for Coordinated Enhanced Sentinel Surveillance of Blood Borne Viruses and Sexually Transmitted Infections

  • The PharmEC REACH study