• The University of Western Australia (M431), 35 Stirling Highway,

    6009 Perth


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Current projects

Modelling linked population data to understand and improve long-term outcomes for children of incarcerated mothers to reduce social and economic impacts


Megan is a psychologist currently undertaking research here at UWA on the outcomes of children whose mothers have been to prison. Previously she worked at Telethon Kids Institute researching child and family characteristics that can impact early child development, and also managed the Child Development Atlas project. Megan has tutored in various undergraduate Psychology and Psychiatry units at UWA and in 2015 was awarded the UWA Student Guild Student Choice Teaching Award for her teaching in Psychological Research Methods.

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being
  • SDG 4 - Quality Education
  • SDG 5 - Gender Equality
  • SDG 11 - Sustainable Cities and Communities
  • SDG 16 - Peace, Justice and Strong Institutions

External positions

Post Doctoral Researcher/Project Manager, Telethon Kids Institute

3 Apr 201730 Mar 2020

Industry keywords

  • Children and Young People
  • Social and Welfare Issues

Research expertise keywords

  • Child Development
  • School Readiness
  • Linked Data
  • Family Wellbeing
  • Mental Health


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