Peter Morris has worked at the Menzies School of Health Research since 1994. He has participated in a number of research projects that have aimed to improve medical management of otitis media in rural and remote Aboriginal children across the Northern Territory. He is also a paediatrician at the Royal Darwin Hospital and conducts clinics at remote communities on the Tiwi Islands. He is an Associate Professor and Clinical Epidemiologist at the NT Clinical School, Flinders University. He is a strong advocate for evidence-based medicine and the application of randomised controlled trials to address important health problems. He has been a reviewer with the Cochrane Collaboration since 1996 and an editor with the Acute Respiratory Infections Group since 2000.