Emma Field

Dr Emma Field is a Research Fellow at The Australian National University and an an epidemiologist at the Menzies School of Health Research. She was a collaborator with the former APPRISE Centre of Research Excellence.

Emma’s research focuses on capacity development for key populations. In Australia, Emma’s work involves improving engagement with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health services and communities in preparedness for and response to infectious disease events. In the Asia Pacific Region, Emma will support the ASEAN-Australia Health Security Fellowship Program, funded by the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade, that aims to strengthen Australia’s contribution to regional health security through developing capacity in field epidemiology.