Suzie Fitzadam was a research assistant on the Second Australian Study of Health and Relationships at the University of New South Wales in 2015-16. She holds a PhD in theoretical physics from the University of Sydney on the topic of brain dynamics, and a Masters of Public Health and Masters of International Public Health from the University of New South Wales. Before that she spent ten years in mathematical modelling and quantitative analysis in the banking sector. She now works as an epidemiologist at the Cancer Institute NSW. Her research interests include sexual health and measles epidemic modelling.