Bey-Marrié Schmidt is a Senior Researcher at SOPH. She is affiliated to the South African Medical Research Council and Stellenbosch University, and is consulting for the Cochrane Collaboration.
Bey is a public health researcher with training in anthropology and epidemiology. Her expertise are in qualitative and quantitative systematic reviews of public health and health system interventions, and knowledge translation methods that can help bridge research evidence into health policy and practice. She is currently leading and contributing to several national and multi-country projects, including:
- CETH project: Strengthening community engagement in TB and HIV vaccine trials in South Africa (CETH), funded by the European and Developing Countries Clinical Trials Partnership;
- KTP-UHC project: Knowledge Translation Platforms for bridging public health and health systems research into Universal Health Coverage related policy and practice, funded by the South African Medical Research Council.