Professor Archie Clements, Director, The National Centre for Epidemiology & Population Health, ANU, Canberra, ACT.
Archie Clements directs the Research School of Population Health, at The Australian National University, Canberra. He was previously Professor of Infectious Disease Epidemiology at the University of Queensland, and has worked as Research Fellow at the Schistosomiasis Control Initiative (SCI), Imperial College London, UK. He is also a current NHMRC Senior Research Fellow and head of the Global Health Group at ANU-RSPH. Professor Clements has over 10 years of experience in epidemiological research, with a particular emphasis on improving the efficiency and effectiveness of public health interventions for a range of infectious diseases including; parasitic diseases; mosquito-borne diseases; and emerging healthcare-acquired infections. This has included: (i) authoring 121 peer-reviewed papers; (ii) supervising 10 PhD students to completion, with another 10 currently underway, and (iii) winning competitive grant funding worth $8.9M.