'Not unusual': Supervisor defends vax sceptic's thesis

Note: This story has been updated with comments from Dr John Cunningham of SAVN.

THE principal supervisor of a controversial doctoral thesis which casts doubts on vaccination policy has defended the work as “not unusual” while also criticising a prominent activist group for favouring "relentless and abusive" personal attacks over critical appraisal.

The thesis by vaccination sceptic Judy Wilyman, titled “A critical examination of the Australian government