Researcher biography

Stephen Harfield is a Narungga and Ngarrindjeri man from South Australia. Stephen is a Senior Research Fellow in the UQ Poche Centre for Indigenous Health at the University of Queensland. He is an epidemiologist and public health researcher and has worked with Aboriginal communities and organisations across Australia. Stephen has experience in conducting health services research, sexual health and adolescents and young people’s health and wellbeing.

Stephen completed a Master of Philosophy in Applied Epidemiology at the Australian National University in 2019, and has a Master of Public Health (Flinders University, 2013), a Graduate Certificate Health Services Research and Development (The University of Wollongong, 2012), and a Bachelor of Health Sciences (Public Health) (The University of Adelaide, 2008).