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Dr Kerry-Ann O'Grady
Adjunct Associate Professor
Faculty of Health,
School - Public Health and Social Work,
Research - Public Health
IHBI Membership
Institute of Health Biomedical Innovation (IHBI),
IHBI Health Projects,
IHBI Public Health and Social Work - HDHS
Discipline *
Paediatrics and Reproductive Medicine, Public Health and Health Services
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PhD (University of Melbourne)

* Field of Research code, Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification (ANZSRC), 2008


Kerry-Ann is research intensive academic with a focus on respiratory illnesses in children, particularly Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Children. She is located at the Centre for Children’s Health Research in South Brisbane. She has extensive collaborations with several organisations around Australia and internationally. Kerry-Ann is the Program Leader for the IHBI Child and Adolescent Health Program,  a member of the CCHR Research Advisory Committee and member of the Advisory Committee for Carbal Health Service’s Research Institute.

This information has been contributed by Dr Kerry-Ann O'Grady.


  • 2019 – Guest lecturer, HLN004 and CCHR Seminar Series
  • 2018 – HLN004 Chronic conditions prevention and management. Semester 1
  • 2018 – Supervisor, Somerville House CCHR-STEM candidates (18 month program)
  • 2017 – Field supervisor, MPH Research Unit Candidate
  • 2013 – current: Supervision of VRES candidates
  • 2011 – 2013: Curriculum Coordinator/Lecturer: QCMRI Research Training Series, Queensland Children’s Medical Research Institute
  • 2009: Course coordinator: Tropical Child Health, Masters of Public Health Programme, Charles Darwin University
  • 2008/9: Lecturer, Clinical Trials Workshop, Menzies School of Health Research/NHMRC Clinical Trials Unit
  • 2008/9: Lecturer, tutor, Introduction to Epidemiology, Masters of Public Health Programme, Charles Darwin University/Menzies School of Health Research
  • 2008/9: Assessor – 3rd and 5th year undergraduate medical students, Northern Territory Clinical School
  • 2001 – 2007: Lecturer (Introductory Epidemiology & Infectious Diseases), Mayfield Education Centre, Melbourne
  • 2002 – 2006: Guest lecturer and tutor (Infectious Diseases Epidemiology), Master of Public Health and Master of Epidemiology programs, University of Melbourne
  • 2002 – 2007: Tutor, Health Practice (semesters 1 – 5), Undergraduate Medical Degree, University of Melbourne (includes marking of assignments and examinations
  • 2001 – 2002. Co-supervisor of two Master of Applied Epidemiology Scholars and two Victorian Public Health Trainees
  • Current supervision:  Primary supervisor:  2 PhD and 3 MPhil Candidates,  Associate supervisor: 2 PhD Candidates
This information has been contributed by Dr Kerry-Ann O'Grady.


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