Doctor Elizabeth Peach

Research Project Manager, Healthy Mothers, Healthy Babies


Elizabeth’s professional interests relate to operational research and public health action to reduce health and social inequalities in maternal and child health, health system strengthening and partnerships for development. She has a background in clinical medicine and holds a Master of Social and Economic Sciences, specialising in international development, and a Master of Public Health.


  • Australasian Faculty of Public Health Medicine (AFPHM)


  • Research Project Manager, Healthy Mothers Healthy Babies, Burnet Institute, Papua New Guinea
  • Public Health Registrar, Burnet Institute, Melbourne
  • Public Health Registrar, Greater Green Triangle University Department of Rural Health, Warrnambool
  • Public Health Intern, Médecins du Monde/Doctors of the World, Paris
  • Resident Medical Officer, New South Wales, Queensland and Victoria
  • Intern, the Alfred Hospital, Melbourne


  • 2013: Master of Public Health, University of New South Wales, Sydney
  • 2011: Master of Social and Economic Sciences (specialty: international development), Institute Catholique, Paris
  • 2006: BMBS, Flinders University, Adelaide
  • 2002: Bachelor of Biomedical Science, Monash University, Melbourne


  • 2019: Gerry Murphy Prize of the Royal Australasian College of Physicians (RACP)
  • 2018: Graham Rouch Award of the Australian Faculty of Public Health Medicine (Victoria), of the Royal Australasian College of Physicians (RACP).

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  • Healthy Mothers, Healthy Babies

  • Improved point-of-care test to eliminate congenital syphilis

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