Dr Teresa Wozniak

Research Fellow


PhD, University of NSW, 2016 PhD, University of Sydney, 2007 Master of Public Health, University of Sydney, 2010 Medical Science Honors, University of Tasmania 2001 Bachelor of Medical Science, Macquarie University 2000

Approved level of HDR supervision at Charles Darwin University:

Co-supervisor for a PhD Student


Darwin - Royal Darwin Hospital


Teresa is establishing a real-time surveillance system focusing on key drug-resistant infections across northern Australia. Regionally-relevant data are needed to inform infection prevention and control efforts and support the development of local and national treatment guidelines.


Prior to joining Menzies in 2017, she worked in the CRE-Reducing Healthcare Associated Infections (QUT), on developing an economic model to determine the cost of drug-resistance in Australian hospitals.


She has more than 15 years of experience in research and has worked across academia, private and government sectors gaining insight into these diverse organisations.



Research Themes
  1. Our North, Our Future

    Our North, Our Future


    Northern Australia is becoming an economic powerhouse, delivering economic, social and environmental benefits to all Australians. The Our North, Our Future video on northern Australia showcases the progress occurring across the north, told by the people who live, work and do business in this thriving region.

  2. Antibiotic Resistance: The Epidemic Is Here

    Antibiotic Resistance: The Epidemic Is Here


    Welcome to the world of antibiotic resistance, where superbugs will put the lives of everyone from chemotherapy patients to those with a sexually transmitted infection or even a simple graze at risk.

  3. HOT NORTH Visiting Fellow, Arca Testamenti Travels to Darwin

    HOT NORTH Visiting Fellow, Arca Testamenti Travels to Darwin


    HSP recently partnered with the Menzies School of Health Research in Darwin, Australia to support a HOT NORTH Visiting Fellowship for an exceptional graduate student from Indonesiaís Bogor Agricultural University.

  4. Katherine doctors push for more public housing

    Katherine doctors push for more public housing


    Katherine Times reports on the HOT NORTH Teaching Workshop.