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Karinna is a Research Fellow in the Centre for Health Economics, Monash University. She was previously a Research Scientist at the University of York, UK, and a Chemical Engineer at CSIRO in the Process, Science and Engineering Division. Karinna has published in mathematical modelling, antimicrobial resistance and blood transfusion. Karinna's research interests include economic evaluations of healthcare interventions, PBAC submissions and RCTs, activity-based costing in the healthcare system and large-scale analysis of health and life sciences data. Karinna is passionate about improving health inequalities and using robust modelling to inform policy.


  • Health Inequalities
  • Evaluation
  • health policy
  • Epidemiological Analysis
  • Health Economics
  • Health Technology Assessments
  • Economic Evaluation

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Research Output 2013 2018

  • 3 Article
  • 1 Conference Paper

A time-driven, activity-based costing methodology for determining the costs of red blood cell transfusion in patients with beta thalassaemia major

Burns, K. E., Haysom, H. E., Higgins, A. M., Waters, N., Tahiri, R., Rushford, K., Dunstan, T., Saxby, K., Kaplan, Z., Chunilal, S., McQuilten, Z. M. & Wood, E. M., 1 Jan 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Transfusion Medicine. 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

The antimicrobial activity of a carbon monoxide releasing molecule (EBOR-CORM-1) is shaped by intraspecific variation within Pseudomonas aeruginosa populations

Flanagan, L., Steen, R. R., Saxby, K., Klatter, M., Aucott, B. J., Winstanley, C., Fairlamb, I. J. S., Lynam, J. M., Parkin, A. & Friman, V-P., 8 Feb 2018, In : Frontiers in Microbiology. 9, 11 p., 195.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Open Access

Using automated glycan assembly (AGA) for the practical synthesis of heparan sulfate oligosaccharide precursors

Budhadev, D., Saxby, K., Walton, J., Davies, G., Tyler, P. C., Schwörer, R. & Fascione, M. A., 31 Dec 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Organic and Biomolecular Chemistry. 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Comparative analysis of heat transfer in a counter-current moving bed

Saxby, K., Hadley, T. D., Orellana, J., Pan, Y. & Lim, K-S., 2013, Chemeca 2013: Challenging Tomorrow. Wang, L. (ed.). Barton ACT Australia: Engineers Australia, p. 182-191 10 p.

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