Lauren Jeffs started in the role of Research Assistant with Indigenous Eye Health (IEH), University of Melbourne in March 2017. Lauren works with the health promotion team to help support the elimination of trachoma in Australian by 2020. Previously Lauren worked as a Research Assistant with Menzies School of Health Research located in Darwin. Prior to that she worked as a Public Health Nutritionist in remote regions of Australia with Queensland Health and Katherine West Health Board. Lauren has a BHSc and GCertHlthProm, and is currently studying an MPH.