April Holmes

Project Manager


April joined Burnet Institute in October 2020 as Project Officer in the Tuberculosis Elimination and Implementation Science Working Group, supporting a number of projects in Papua New Guinea.

Prior to joining Burnet, April worked with the Leprosy Mission Australia to coordinate projects encompassing neglected tropical disease control, community-led health promotion, and rights of people with disabilities.

She has supported projects and partnerships in the NGO and social enterprise sectors for over five years, working mainly across Timor-Leste, Nepal and India.


  • 2021: Graduate Certificate of Evaluation, University of Melbourne
  • 2017: Bachelor of Arts (International Studies) with First Class Honours, Monash University

Projects (5)

Current (5)

  • COVID-19 Healthcare E-Learning Platform (CoHELP)

  • Evelyn Lavu Travel Scholarship

  • Improving Tuberculosis Services in Timor-Leste

  • RID-TB Patient Education and Counselling

  • The EZARET Study: Exploring Zoonotic Association and Risks for Extrapulmonary Tuberculosis in PNG