Taylor Fry

Laura’s expertise is in quantitative analysis of largescale linked datasets and predictive modelling. She works across the health, education and social sectors, applying her skills to support government in making evidence-based decisions.

Laura specialises in projects that focus on the multifaceted nature of disadvantage, with a particular interest in using data to explore ways of improving services to vulnerable groups.

Most recently, Laura analysed linked data to help the Cancer Institute NSW better understand the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on cancer outcomes.

Laura’s Qualifications
  • Fellow of the Institute of Actuaries of Australia
  • PhD (Physics), Victoria University of Wellington
  • Bachelor of Science Honours, Victoria University of Wellington

Laura Dixie’s
Areas of Expertise

Laura Dixie’s Areas of Expertise

Health and Disability

Make data-driven decisions to improve systems and services

Injury Schemes

Considered advice and analytics for sustainable schemes


Measure, model and identify opportunities for better policy and programs

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Laura Dixie

Articles by Laura Dixie

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The socioeconomic gradient of health and COVID-19

We explore the relationship between socioeconomic status and pre-existing medical conditions in the context of COVID-19 in Australia

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