Lisa Willenberg

Adolescent Health Officer


Lisa joined the Burnet Institute in June 2015 as the Adolescent Health Officer within the Women’s and Children’s Health team.

For the past eight years, Lisa has worked as a research officer, conducting public health and health promotion research in the higher-education and not-for-profit sectors. She has a particular interest in the health and wellbeing of young key affected populations, and infectious diseases. Currently she is working on a range of Burnet projects with a focus on adolescent sexual and reproductive health across the Asia-Pacific region.


  • 2015 – current: Adolescent Health Officer, Centre for International Health, Burnet Institute
  • 2013 – 2015: Project Coordinator, Physical Activity/Behavioural Epidemiology Laboratory, Baker IDI Heart & Diabetes Institute


  • 2006: BHSc, University of Adelaide, Australia
  • 2007: BHSc(Hons), Deakin University, Australia
  • 2010: MPH, University of Melbourne, Australia

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