Miranda Smith

Academic Specialist - Collaborative Research
The Peter Doherty Institute for Infection and Immunity

Melbourne, VIC

Contact me for

  • Mentoring
  • Sitting on boards or committees
  • Providing an expert opinion
  • Outreach activities
  • Conference presenting
  • Opportunities to collaborate


I am passionate about scientific communication, community engagement and evidence-informed public health interventions. I manage the Australian Partnership for Preparedness Research on Infectious diseaSe Emergencies (APPRISE), providing strategic support to a cross-disciplinary research team working to improve the research response to outbreaks. I have a background in laboratory research, with a PhD and postdoctoral experience in basic and clinical HIV research. I also write for the website hivcure.com.au and participate in the Australian HIV Cure Community Partnership.