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Academic interests

Aurelia is a research coordinator in the Global Health Politics team at SUM. She is interested in global health issues, particularly HIV and AIDs, COVID-19 and antimicrobial resistance. Her geographical interest is East Africa, having lived and worked in Kenya and Tanzania for a total of three years and being able to speak Kiswahili.

Administrative responsibilities

Aurelia coordinates several projects and groups, including:


Aurelia holds an MSt. in Modern British History from the University of Oxford (awarded Distinction) and a BA in History from Durham University (awarded First Class Honours). Her masters thesis was titled 'A Gust of Plumes: rituals of power in Tanzania'.

Aurelia spent 12 years as a UK public servant, specialising in health. Roles have included:

  • Project managing a £135m cancer centre build in collaboration with world-class oncologists, physicians and engineers
  • Running the office of, and strategic advisor to, a senior Government Minister
  • Developing the first NHS Constitution which sets out patient and staff rights in England
  • Managing the paediatric department at one of the largest healthcare trusts in the UK
Published Aug. 20, 2020 4:23 PM - Last modified July 1, 2021 10:07 AM