Michael has been an Associate Lecturer in Biostatistics and Epidemiology with the School of Public Health before working with Dr Carissa Bonner on her research focusing on cardiovascular disease, primary care, behaviour science and implementation and e-health. Since working with Carissa, Michael has also worked with Dr Jesse Jansen on exploring the quality of patient education materials for deprescribing that support making decisions. Michael has a research interest in the mental health literacy of young people aged under 25 and the extent to which this supports or hinders early help seeking behaviour and engagement in treatment choices.