Associate Professor Erin Morton

Associate Professor, Health Data & Clinical Trials

College of Medicine and Public Health

place Flinders Medical Centre (6E112.3)
GPO Box 2100, Adelaide 5001, South Australia

AProf Morton is a multi-centre clinical trial management specialist, enabler, and implementer of research translation locally, nationally, and internationally. She has over 20 years of clinical trial expertise varying across the full gamut of clinical trials from Phase I to Phase IV & australasian registries, and in roles including registry lead, ethics specialist, clinical research associate (monitor), study coordinator, project manager, data manager, pharmacy technician, laboratory technician, pharmacokinetic statistician, operations manager (including contracts and budgets), and Lead Investigator. She is currently Director of the successful Health Data & Clinical Trials (HDCT) team under the auspices of the Flinders Health & Medical Research Institute (FHMRI), furthering research across the University & its partners and utilising her skills to translate research questions into improved health for the community with a particular interest in digital health.


PhD in Medicine (Pharmacology)

Certified Clinical Research Associate – Association of Clinical Research Professionals

Bachelor of Biotechnology (Honours)

Teaching interests

Clinical Trials

Topic lecturer
BTEC3002 Medical Biotechnology
MDSC2000 Skills for Medical Scientists 2
BTEC2001 Bioscience: from the Bench to the Community
BTEC3003 Industrial and Pharmaceutical Biotechnology
BTEC9008 Industrial and Pharmaceutical Biotechnology