Alicia Annamalay, PhD

Director of Programs, The Max Foundation

As Director of Programs at The Max Foundation, Alicia Annamalay’s work supports global access to treatment, diagnostics and support for people living with cancer and rare diseases in over 70 LMICs. She previously held research, project management, clinical trials, and business development positions in the academic, hospital and biotech industries, and has worked in North America, Australia, Europe and Africa.

Alicia holds a Bachelor of Medical Science (Honors) and PhD in pediatric infectious disease epidemiology from The University of Western Australia. Her PhD investigated the roles of viruses and bacteria in acute lower respiratory infections in children in Africa.