Dr Yaqoot Fatima

Dr Yaqoot Fatima is a Pharmacist, Epidemiologist and Sleep Scientist. She uses big data to identify what is causing poor sleep, how poor sleep affects our health, and how to improve our sleep. Fatima also engages with community members to discuss their challenges in getting a good night’s sleep and understand how services can be more responsive to their needs. She lives and works on the beautiful lands of Turrbal and Yuggera peoples in Brisbane, and Kalkadoon peoples in Mount Isa.


Associate Investigator


  • Epidemiology