Dr Adam Craig

Senior Research Fellow

UQ Centre for Clinical Research
Faculty of Medicine


Dr. Adam Craig is an infectious disease epidemiologist and global health system researcher. He has more than 25 years of experience in health, having worked across and with Australian, Asian and Pacific health authorities. Among other areas, his research explores the use of digital technology to support health information collection and exchange and how technology may support improved health system function. Other projects Adam is involved in include the development of policy advice for Pacific leaders related to enhanced early warning disease surveillance, the use of digital technology to support health care delivery and community participation in disease vector tracking. In addition to his academic roles, Adam is a senior advisor to the Australia-Indonesia Health Security Partnership and a researcher for the Asia Pacific Observatory on Health Systems and Policies.

Research Interests

  • Health systems
    How health systems in resource-constrained settings are designed and adapt to deliver public health services most effectively and efficiently.
  • Infectious disease surveillance
    Methods for the surveillance and early detection of infectious disease risks.
  • Integrated surveillance
    The integration of data from across sectors to make meaning and deliver better evidence of policy and program decision making.


  • Doctor of Philosophy of Epidemiology, University of New South Wales
  • Masters (Coursework) of Public Health, University of Sydney


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Other Outputs

  • Heryanto, B., Prasettya Japri, A. and Craig, A.T. (2024). Community-based Surveillance (CBS) Review in Indonesia. Jakarta, Indonesia: Australia Indonesia Health Security Partnership.

  • Asare-Doku, W., Settumba Stolk, S., Peacock, A., Shakeshaft, A., Waller, E., Nathan, S., Craig, A., Economidis, G., G., Ravulo, J., Meo-Sewabu, L., D'Este, C., Thapa, P., Abbott, T., Satour, T., Tulele, L., Wilson, K., Tyson, D., Doran, C., Mhey-Rivas, T., Macpherson, G., Lynch, M., Taylor, S., Santo, T., Graham, D., Baillie, G., Tran, A., Aiken, A., Harwood, E., Turner, A. ... Farrell, M. (2023). Monitoring and evaluation of the Kava Pilot Program: Final Report. Sydney, NSW, Australia: UNSW, Sydney.

  • Linhart, C., Craig, A., Rosewell, A., Beek, K. and Pardosi J. (2022). Investing in our future: building strong and resilient health systems in the Indo-Pacific region. Sydney, NSW, Australia: UNSW Sydney, The Fred Hollows Foundation, Australian Council for International Development.

Grants (Administered at UQ)

Possible Research Projects

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