Emma field is an epidemiologist and an early-career researcher in the key populations pillar of APPRISE. Emma is based at the Menzies School of Health Research and the National Centre of Epidemiology and Population Health, Australian National University.
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.
Supervisor: Professor Ross Andrews