Researcher biography

Dr Dereje Gete is a Postdoctoral Research Fellow at the Epidemiology and Biostatistics Division, School of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, the University of Queensland. Dr Gete has been awarded his PhD in Epidemiology from the University of Queensland in 2022. His doctoral dissertation focused on the role of pre-pregnancy dietary patterns on adverse birth outcomes, child health, and well-being using the Australian Longitudinal Study on Women's Health and the Mothers and their Children's Health study.

Dr Gete is currently working on Endometriosis Project (EndoAIMM). His research interests focused particularly on women's and child health, nutrition, and infectious diseases epidemiology.