Researcher

Dr Juliana de Oliveira Costa

Biography

Juliana Costa is a Research Fellow in the Medicines Policy Research Unit at the Centre for Big Data Research in Health. She is a pharmacoepidemiologist with over six years’ experience working with large administrative linked data and primary data to improve the use of medicines in populations.

Juliana has a background in pharmaceutical sciences and public health, working on a variety of topics. She is interested in developing studies in the...view more

Juliana Costa is a Research Fellow in the Medicines Policy Research Unit at the Centre for Big Data Research in Health. She is a pharmacoepidemiologist with over six years’ experience working with large administrative linked data and primary data to improve the use of medicines in populations.

Juliana has a background in pharmaceutical sciences and public health, working on a variety of topics. She is interested in developing studies in the real-world setting, and some of her current and past projects include: examining trajectories of adherence to HIV medicines in Australia; investigating the definitions of long-term opioid use; performing comparative effectiveness studies between first-line regimens for HIV treatment; evaluating costs and benefits of HIV treatment, immunosuppressants for kidney transplantation, antipsychotics, and biological medicines for rheumatic diseases in the Brazilian context.  

 


My Qualifications

PhD (Public Health) - Federal University of Minas Gerais, 2019

MPH - Federal University of Minas Gerais, 2012

BPharm (Pharmacy) - Federal University of Minas Gerais, 2009


My Awards

Spotlight Poster Winner - 35th International Conference on Pharmacoepidemiology & Therapeutic Risk Management (2019)

Endeavor Research Fellowship - Department of Education and Training, Australian Government (2018)

 

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