Dr Amy Elizabeth Parry

BA, GradDipPH, MAppEpi, PhD
Department Applied Epidemiology, Deputy Head
ANU College of Health and Medicine

Areas of expertise

  • Epidemiology 111706
  • Health Information Systems (Incl. Surveillance) 111711
  • Public Health And Health Services Not Elsewhere Classified 111799
  • Social And Cultural Anthropology 160104
  • Disease Surveillance 420202
  • Epidemiology Not Elsewhere Classified 420299

Biography

Amy Parry is an international applied epidemiologist with experience in both acute and protracted humanitarian response settings. She is a graduate of the Australian field epidemiology training programme (FETP) and has worked on surveillance, response, and FETP support across Asia. Her current research and work focus is on strengthening and supporting applied epidemiology workforce.

Researcher's projects

Examination of the epidemiology workforce during emergency response

COVID-19 Involvement Survey for MAE Alumni and Scholars 

Global Outbreak Alert and Response Network (GOARN): An examination of the Operational Capacity of GOARN Partners within the WHO Western Pacific and South-East Asia Regions 


Current student projects

Puthik Long Hay: Master of Philosophy in Applied Epidemiology (2022-2024). Field Placement - National Institute of Public Health (NIPH), Phnom Penh, Cambodia 

Aaron Osborne: Master of Philosophy in Applied Epidemiology (2023-2024). Field placement - North Eastern Public Health Unit (NEPHU), Victoria, Australia

Eunice Stiboy: Master of Philosophy in Applied Epidemiology (2023-2024). Field placement - South Eastern Sydney Public Health Unit (SESLHD), New South Wales, Australia

Holly Gibbons: Master of Philosophy in Applied Epidemiology (2024-2025). Field placement - Department of Health, Tasmania, Australia

Sarah Sim: Master of Philosophy in Applied Epidemiology (2024-2025). Field placement - Department of Health, Northern Territory, Australia

 

 

 

Past student projects

Ei Ei Zar Nyi: Master of Philosophy (2020-2022). Thesis title: "Measles Incidence and Measles Vaccine Coverage in South East Asia Region (2017-2021)", Myanmar

Zoe Joo: Master of Philosophy in Applied Epidemiology (2021-2022). Field Placement- National Centre for Immunisation Research and Surveillance (NCIRS), New South Wales, Australia  

Stephanie Main: Master of Philosophy in Applied Epidemiology (2020-2021).Field Placement- Burnet Institute, Victoria, Australia 

Srean Chimm: Master of Philosophy in Applied Epidemiology (2019-2020). Field Placement- Institut Pasteur du Cambodge, Phnom Penh, Cambodia 

Stephanie Wheeler: Master of Philosophy in Applied Epidemiology (2019-2020). Field Placement- Hunter New England Population Health Unit, Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia 

Keeley Allen: Master of Public Health (2020). Thesis title: "Early epidemiological parameters of the COVID-19 pandemic; a systematic review", Australia

 

Publications

Projects and Grants

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