Dr Amy Salter

Dr Amy Salter
 Position Senior Lecturer
 Org Unit Public Health
 Email amy.salter@adelaide.edu.au
 Telephone +61 8 8313 4619
 Location Floor/Room WS9062.48 ,  Adelaide Health and Medical Sciences ,   North Terrace
  • Qualifications

    BSc Ma.&Comp.Sc.(Hons Statistics) PhD

    Program Coordinator, Biostatistics Collaboration of Australia 

  • Awards & Achievements

    Barbara Kidman Research Fellow 2013-2014

  • Research Interests

    Amy’s research interests lie within the broad field of Biostatistics in Public Health with emphasis both on the fundamental theoretical aspects as well as specific applications of theory in the real life context.  Her theoretical research interests are predominantly in the field of survival analysis and its applications. Examples of such applications are readily found in reliability analysis, as well as in areas of biomedical research. In particular, much of her research to date deals with the extension of theory associated with recurrent or multiple event survival data and the design of follow-up intervals. More recently she has been looking at methods for the analysis of dependent bivariate survival data and dependent survival and longitudinal outcome data. Her other interests include the design, running and analysis of data from clinical trials and public health interventions.

    Research Student Supervision

    Principal Supervisor

    Thomas Sullivan TBA PhD 2014

    Mark Finnis TBA Master 2014


    Mazna Almarzooqi “Physical activity among young educated Saudi women: a framework to research factors influencing health behaviours in the Middle Eastern context.” PhD

    Kefei Chen TBA Master 2014

    Availability for student supervision

    Amy Salter is available for supervision of Honours, Masters and PhD students in 2014. Topics concerning applications of biostatistics in the public health context can be negotiated. 

  • Research Funding

    Amy is currently a recipient of the Barbara Kidman Research fellowship grant.

  • Publications

    Publications since 2010


  • Professional Associations

    Biostatistics Collaboration of Australia, Program Coordinator

    The Statistical Society of Australia, Member

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