Staff, Students & Associates

The diverse range of laboratory research expertise, and technical skills and insight of public health professionals enables us to tackle a range of complex health issues.

Doctor Shahidul Islam

TB Specialist-Public Health

Abdul Haseeb Memon

Project Accountant

Aimée Altermatt

Research Assistant

Allan Kuma

Project Lead Counsellor

Doctor Amrita Ronnachit

Senior Technical Advisor

Aniba Koivaku

Peer Counsellor

April Holmes

Project Manager

Doctor Ben Coghlan

Leave of absence till Feb 2023

Doctor Bruce Wines

Senior Research Officer, Immune Therapies Group

Desmond Samson

Peer Counsellor

Dominic Delport

Health modeller

Dorish Walsh

Research Officer (Clinical)

Edwin Kwong

Research Assistant

Evelien Rosens

Senior Research Officer

Doctor Fiona Angrisano

Senior Research Officer

Geoffrey Chan

International Health and Development Officer

Professor Gilda Tachedjian

Head of Life Sciences; Head of Tachedjian Laboratory (Retroviral Biology and Antivirals)

Professor Gregory Tannock

Emeritus Professor, Burnet Institute Visiting Fellow

Homiri Dorogori

Data Officer

Iru Tofinga

Peer Counsellor

James Lawson

Senior Program Manager & Acting Head, Health Emergencies

Doctor Jane Greig

Senior Operational Epidemiologist

Kate Mills

Project Manager

Kathryn Young

Research Assistant

Kelly Sykes

Project Manager – Fleming Fund Country Grant Papua New Guinea

Doctor Khai Lin Huang

Infectious Diseases Specialist; Acting Co-Head, Tuberculosis Elimination and Implementation Science; Senior Research Fellow

Kousa Aruba

Driver and Logistics Support Officer

Kyrol Kaisan

Health Promoter

Professor Leanne Robinson

Program Director, Health Security; Senior Principal Research Fellow, Group Leader, Vector-Borne Diseases and Tropical Public Health

Long Nguyen

Data Manager

Louise McLaren

Head, Program & Discipline Support

Professor Margaret Hellard AM

Deputy Director (Programs); Adjunct Professor, Monash University, DEPM.

Mark Deasey

Business Manager, TB Elimination and Implementation Science

Melanie Wratten

Project Manager

Mona Kheng

Surveillance Officer – Antimicrobial Resistance

Naanki Pasricha

Program Engagement Manager

Nazzy Ruhi

Peer Counsellor

Doctor Nick Scott

Head, Modelling & Biostatistics

Nomin-Dora Tenakanai

Medical Laboratory Scientist

Paul Agius

Applied Statistician and Burnet Institute Senior Fellow

Paul Daly

Project Manager

Doctor Philipp du Cros

Infectious Diseases Specialist, TB Elimination and Implementation Science

Phillip Luong

Mathematical Modeller

Doctor Phone Myint Win

Country Representative, Myanmar

Rachael Farquhar

International Research Project Officer, Project Manager

Doctor Romesh Abeysuriya

Senior Research Officer – Computational Epidemic Modelling

Rudy Viriu

Senior Data Entry Officer

Sam McEwen

Epidemiology and Surveillance Research Officer

Scott Umali

Research Officer

Doctor Shazia Ruybal

Postdoctoral Researcher

Doctor Sherrie Kelly

Applications Team Lead

Doctor Stefanie Vaccher

Senior Research Fellow – Immunisation and Health Systems Strengthening

Doctor Stenard Hiasihri

Team Leader, Fleming Fund Country Grant

Stephanie Main

Epidemiologist

Stephanie Levy

Health Emergencies Projects Manager

Professor Steve Graham

Senior Principal Research Fellow

Associate Professor Suman Majumdar

Deputy Program Director, Health Security & Pandemic Preparedness; Co-head, Tuberculosis Elimination & Implementation Science; Principal Research Fellow

Tamsin Gordon

PhD Student

Tess Keam

Social Worker

Doctor Thin Mar Win

Research and Development Manager

Doctor Win Han Oo

Senior Program Manager (Health Security)

Yi Fan

Project Manager, Health Emergencies

Contact Details

Reception @ Burnet

Receptionist

Telephone

+61392822111

Email

reception@burnet.edu.au