Dr Emma Field

BAppSci (Microbiology) Queensland University of Technology MPH&TM James Cook University MAppEpi Australian National University
Research Fellow


Emma will take on the role of Research Fellow for the MAE Program on a half time basis while working half-time at Menzies School of Health Research in Brisbane. Emma is an Epidemiologist and an MAE alumni from the 2008 cohort.


Research interests

  • Applied Epidemiology
  • Health System Strengthening
  • Health Security


d'Abbs, P., Shaw, G., & Field, E. (2017). The impact of subsidized low aromatic fuel (LAF) on petrol (gasoline) sniffing in remote Australian indigenous communities. Subst Abuse Treat Prev Policy, 12(1), 38. doi:10.1186/s13011-017-0121-6

May, F. J., Clark, D. C., Pham, K., Diviney, S. M., Williams, D. T., Field, E. J. … Hall, R. A. (2013). Genetic divergence among members of the Kokobera group of flaviviruses supports their separation into distinct species. J Gen Virol, 94(Pt 7), 1462-1467. doi:10.1099/vir.0.049940-0

Buttery, J. P., Lambert, S. B., Grimwood, K., Nissen, M. D., Field, E. J., Macartney, K. K., . . . Kirkwood, C. D. (2011). Reduction in rotavirus-associated acute gastroenteritis following introduction of rotavirus vaccine into Australia's National Childhood vaccine schedule. Pediatr Infect Dis J, 30(1 Suppl), S25-29. doi:10.1097/INF.0b013e3181fefdee

Field, E., & Kasai, T. (2010). Western Pacific Surveillance and Response: a journal to reflect the needs of our Region. Western Pac Surveill Response J, 1(1), 1-2. doi:10.5365/wpsar.2010.1.1.007

Field, E. J., Vally, H., Grimwood, K., & Lambert, S. B. (2010). Pentavalent rotavirus vaccine and prevention of gastroenteritis hospitalizations in Australia. Pediatrics, 126(3), e506-512. doi:10.1542/peds.2010-0443

Field, E., Heel, K., Palmer, C., Vally, H., Beard, F., & McCall, B. (2010). Evaluation of clinical management of gonorrhoea using enhanced surveillance in South East Queensland. Sex Health, 7(4), 448-452. doi:10.1071/sh09111

Aaskov, J., Buzacott, K., Field, E., Lowry, K., Berlioz-Arthaud, A., & Holmes, E. C. (2007). Multiple recombinant dengue type 1 viruses in an isolate from a dengue patient. J Gen Virol, 88(Pt 12), 3334-3340. doi:10.1099/vir.0.83122-0