Contacts

Geoffrey Chan

International Health and Development Officer

Background

Geoff spent from 2011 to 2013 based in Papua New Guinea, working on a range of Burnet projects including the East New Britain Sexual Health Improvement Project and Home Based Malaria Management.

Prior to joining Burnet he worked in other areas of development, including education and disaster risk reduction.

Geoff has strong practical experience in health programming and implementation in developing contexts, including training and capacity building approaches.

Qualifications

  • 2010: MPH, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia
  • 2003: Graduate Diploma of Education (Secondary), University of Melbourne
  • 2002: BA (Hons, Italian), University of Melbourne

Projects (7)

Current (7)

  • Building a Centre of Excellence for Research and Training for DR-TB in Daru, Papua New Guinea

  • ESCAPE-TB: Enhanced screening and preventive therapy for TB in Daru, PNG

  • HHISP: Strengthening Papua New Guinea health systems

  • RID-TB Patient Education and Counselling

  • RID-TB: Reducing the Impact of Drug-Resistant TB in Western Province, PNG

  • The Social and Cultural Determinants of TB in Daru [SCuD-TB Daru – Study 1]

  • Zero TB initiative Yogyakarta

Publications (9)

2019 (5)

2016 (1)

2014 (2)

2012 (1)

News Articles (22)

2020 (2)

2019 (5)

2018 (1)

2017 (5)

2016 (4)

2015 (3)

2014 (2)