Dr My Tran

PhD in Economics, UQ; BEcon (Hons I), UQ
Research Fellow


My Tran is a Research Fellow in the National Centre for Health Workforce Studies at the Australian National University. Previously she worked as a Research Fellow for the Department of Health Services Research & Policy, National Centre for Epidemiology and Population Health, Australian National University. She obtained her PhD in Economics from the University of Queensland in 2023, on the topic of "Economics of Ageing, Health Outcomes and Workforce Planning".


Research interests

My research interests inlcude;

  • Ageing and Aged Care
  • Mental Health
  • Healthcare Utilisation
  • Health Workforce Planning
  • Applied Econometrics



  • Tran, M, Smurthwaite, K, Nghiem, S et al. 2023, 'Economic evaluations of whole-genome sequencing for pathogen identification in public health surveillance and health-care-associated infections: a systematic review.', The Lancet Microbe, vol. 4, no. 11, pp. e953-e962.
  • Tran, M & Gannon, B 2021, 'The regional effect of the consumer directed care model for older people in Australia', Social Science and Medicine, vol. 280, pp. 1-17.
  • Tran, M & Gannon, B 2020, 'Home care providers in Queensland: exploratory data analysis using My Aged Care platform', The Australian Economic Review, vol. 53, no. 4, pp. 598-604.