Senior Research Fellow, Menzies School of Health Research

Dr Lisa Whop is a proud descendent of the Wagadagam tribe and Panai Clan of Mabuiag Island in the Torres Strait, and a Senior Research Fellow at Menzies School of Health Research.
Trained as an epidemiologist, her research interests are focused on improving the health and well being of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, particularly in the areas of cervical cancer prevention.


  • 2016–present
    Postdoctoral fellow, Menzies School of Health Research


  • 2016 
    Charles Darwin University, Doctor of Philosophy
  • 2011 
    Australian National University, Master of Applied Epidemiology
  • 2008 
    Queensland University of Technology, Bachelor of Medical Science