Director, Tropical Health Solutions Pty Ltd 72 Kokoda St Idalia, Townsville QLD 4811, Australia
Dr. Buttner is an applied biostatistician who specialised in quantitative methods in epidemiology, and in the design and analysis of epidemiological studies including clinical trials. Since 2011, she has been one of the directors and a consultant with THS. Dr. Buttner has been lecturing applied quantitative research methodology for both postgraduate and undergraduate students for more than two decades covering the whole spectrum from planning a study, over the conduct and analysis, up to the successful publication of the results. She is currently supervising or co-supervising 15 PhD and DrPH students.