Camilla is a Project Officer currently working on the RID-TB project in Daru, Papua New Guinea. Prior to joining the Burnet Institute, she was a Research Officer at the Development Policy Centre (Crawford School of Public Policy, The Australian National University), supporting research on Australian aid policy and effectiveness. She has also previously worked as a Research Officer in nursing and midwifery at James Cook University in Cairns, and conducted global health research with ICAP-Columbia University, the US Centres for Disease Control and Prevention, and Emory University, and as an independent consultant. Camilla has field experience in Papua New Guinea, Solomon Islands, Lesotho, Kenya, and Ethiopia. Her interests include medical anthropology, implementation science, infectious diseases (malaria, TB, HIV/AIDS), health systems strengthening, and development effectiveness.
- Centre Associate, Development Policy Centre, The Australian National University
- 2017-present: Project Officer – Health Information and Quality Improvement, Burnet Institute
- 2015-2017: Research Officer, Development Policy Centre, The Australian National University
- 2014-2017: Research Officer, Centre for Nursing and Midwifery Research, James Cook University
- 2013: START Study Support Intern, ICAP-Columbia University
- 2008-2009: Research Assistant, Center for Health, Culture and Society, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University
- 2009: HIV/AIDS Support Volunteer, Kenya Network of Women with AIDS
- 2014: MPH (Sociomedical Sciences and Global Health), Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, USA
- 2012: BA Hons (Social Anthropology), University of Cambridge, UK
- 2016: Dean’s Award for Outstanding Team Performance (ANU College of Asia and the Pacific, The Australian National University)
- 2014: Distinguished Masters Thesis (Department of Sociomedical Sciences, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University)
- 2014: Award for Excellence in Global Health (Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University)
- 2012: Higham Award for Anthropology (St Catharine’s College, University of Cambridge)
- Reducing malaria in Solomon Islands: lessons for effective aid.
Burkot C, Gilbert K
Development Policy Centre, Crawford School of Public Policy, ANU College of Asia and the Pacific. 2017 Nov; Development Policy Centre Discussion Paper 64
- Reaching the end of the line: Operational issues with implementing phone-based unannounced pill counts in resource-limited settings.
Yael Hirsch-Moverman, Camilla Burkot, Suzue Saito, Koen Frederix, Blanche Pitt, Zenebe Melaku, Tsigereda Gadisa, Andrea A Howard
PLoS One. 2017 Oct; 12(10):e0185549
- Perceptions of incentives offered in a community-based malaria diagnosis and treatment program in the Highlands of Papua New Guinea.
Camilla Burkot, Laura Naidi, Liesel Seehofer, Kevin Miles
Soc Sci Med. 2017 Oct; 190:149-156
- Australian funding of global medical research: how to scale up?
Burkot C, Howes S
Development Policy Centre, Crawford School of Public Policy, ANU College of Asia and the Pacific. 2017 Aug
- Gauging Change in Australian Aid: Stakeholder Perceptions of the Government Aid Program.
Terence Wood, Camilla Burkot, Stephen Howes
Asia Pac Policy Stud. 2017 May; 4(2):237-250
- The impact of clinical placement model on learning in nursing: A descriptive exploratory study.
Birks M, Burkot C, Bagley T, Mills J, Park T,
Australian Journal of Advanced Nursing. 2017 Mar; 34(3):16-23