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Camilla Burkot

Project Officer – Health Information and Quality Improvement

Background

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.

Appointments

  • Centre Associate, Development Policy Centre, The Australian National University

Positions

  • 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

Qualifications

  • 2014: MPH (Sociomedical Sciences and Global Health), Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, USA
  • 2012: BA Hons (Social Anthropology), University of Cambridge, UK

Awards

  • 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)

Projects (2)

Current (2)

Publications (8)

2017 (6)

2015 (1)

2013 (1)