Lia Burns

Country Program Manager, Myanmar


As Burnet’s Country Program Manager for the Myanmar Program, Lia is based at our Melbourne headquarters and is responsible for the overall implementation and quality assurance of the Myanmar program.

Lia has an international development background and holds a Masters in International Public Health.

Previously working with AusAID, Lia was involved in policy and programming areas in the Pacific and spent six years in South East Asia in AusAID’s offices in Hanoi, Vietnam and Phnom Penh, Cambodia.

She has been with Burnet Institute since 2010.


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