Health community rocked by tragic death of Professor Gavin Mooney

The couple have been named by police as the two people found allegedly bludgeoned to death at a property in Mountain River, south of Hobart.

Professor Mooney had been a professor of health economics and director of the Social and Public Health Economics Research Group with Curtin University from 2000 until his retirement in 2008.

Along with his many published works, including The Health of Nations, which was released earlier this year, Professor Mooney had been a regular contributor to various health related