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Sherrie Kelly

PhD student and Research Associate

Background

Sherrie is a PhD student with the Burnet Institute at Monash University in Melbourne, Australia. She is carrying out global HIV epidemiological modelling and health economics research.

Her research objective is to assess optimal resource allocations to help governments of low- and middle-income countries to design efficient and sustainable strategies to minimize new HIV infections and maximise access to treatment.

She has 12 years of experience in HIV and public health at the international level with UNAIDS in Geneva, Switzerland and at the national level, working with the Public Health Agency of Canada.

Appointments

  • HIV Modelling Consortium – Participant, 2016
  • International AIDS Society - Member

Positions

  • Research Associate, Burnet Institute, Melbourne, Australia, 2015 to present
  • Epidemiologist, Children’s Hospital of Eastern Ontario, Ottawa, Canada 2011–2014
  • Epidemiologist, HIV/AIDS Surveillance Section, Public Health Agency of Canada, Ottawa, Canada, 2011 and 2013
  • Epidemiological Data Analyst, UNAIDS, Geneva, Switzerland (remote part-time contractor 2009-2012), 2007–2012
  • Data Analyst, Manitoba Public Health, Tuberculosis Control Program, Winnipeg, Canada, 2006–2007
  • Project Administrator, National Food Institute, Copenhagen, Denmark, 2005–2006
  • Bioinformatician, Public Health Agency of Canada, Winnipeg, Canada, 2002–2005
  • Research Assistant/Student, University of Toronto (2002), University of Manitoba (1996–2001)

Qualifications

  • PhD Student, Infectious Disease Modelling, Monash University, Australia, 2014–present
  • MSc, Biochemistry and Medical Genetics, University of Manitoba, 1999–2001
  • BSc, Genetics Honours, 1st Class, University of Manitoba, 1994–1998

Awards

  • Sexual Health Society of Victoria (SHSOV) Educational Support Grant ($1,000) - 2016
  • Monash Graduate International Postgraduate Research Scholarship ($26,288/year, 3 years) - 2016–17
  • University International Postgraduate Award, UNSW Australia ($25,392/year, 3 years) - 2014–16
  • SARS Outbreak Special Team Excellence Award, National Microbiology Laboratory, PHAC - 2003
  • Manitoba Health Research Council Studentship ($17,900/year, 2 years) - 1998–01
  • Phyllis J McAlpine Graduate Fellowship, University of Manitoba ($500) - 2000–01
  • Manitoba Medical Service Foundation Poster Competition Award for Excellence ($200) - 2000
  • Alumni Association Travel Award, University of Manitoba ($500) - 2000
  • Biochemistry and Medical Genetics Travel Award, University of Manitoba ($500) - 2000
  • First Class Honours Award for Bachelor of Science Genetics Degree, University of Manitoba - 1998
  • Bachelor of Science Dean’s Honours List, University of Manitoba - 1997–98

Projects (2)

Current (2)

Publications (14)

2017 (3)

2016 (2)

2015 (2)

2014 (1)

2013 (2)

2008 (1)

2002 (1)

1999 (1)

1998 (1)