• The University of Western Australia (M510), 35 Stirling Highway,

    6009 Perth


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Personal profile

Previous positions

2008-2017 Communications and Research Officer, Clinical Research Centre, North Metropolitan Health Service Mental Health

2011-2016 Editorial Board, Connor Court Quarterly

2008-2016 Book Reviews Editor, Health and History

Editor or peer reviewer since 2008:

  • Australasian Journal of Victorian Studies
  • Australasian Psychiatry
  • Health and History
  • International Journal of Mental Health Nursing
  • Journal for the Academic Study of Religion
  • Journal of Australian Studies
  • Journal of Religion and Health
  • Journal of Teaching and Learning for Graduate Employability
  • Law and History
  • Media/Culture
  • PROVenance: Journal of Public Record Office Victoria
  • ReCollections: Journal of the National Museum of Australia
  • Social History of Medicine

Teaching overview

Semester 1:

  • IMED2208 Issues in Women's Reproductive Health
  • SCIE2100 Social Responsibility in Action
  • GEND2903 Sex, Gender, Technology, and Science

Semester 2:

  • PHAR1101 Drugs That Changed the World
  • IMED1108 Issues in Women's Health Across the Lifespan
  • IMED3301 Issues in Women's Health Research


Women's health, mental health, history of medicine, women's history, religion and health, social history, sociology of health and illness


English (fluent)
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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 1 - No Poverty
  • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being
  • SDG 4 - Quality Education
  • SDG 5 - Gender Equality
  • SDG 10 - Reduced Inequalities
  • SDG 12 - Responsible Consumption and Production
  • SDG 16 - Peace, Justice and Strong Institutions

Education/Academic qualification

Counselling, Graduate Certificate, Edith Cowan University

13 Jan 202331 Jul 2023

Award Date: 31 Jul 2023

Psychology, Graduate Diploma (Advanced), Monash University (Australia)

Award Date: 25 May 2021

Psychology, Graduate Diploma, Monash University (Australia)

Award Date: 28 Oct 2019

History, Doctor of Philosophy, Professional Development of Rehabilitation in Australia, 1870-1980, The University of Western Australia

1 Jan 199131 Aug 1995

Award Date: 31 Aug 1995

History and English, Bachelor of Arts with Honours, The University of Western Australia

1 Jan 198731 Dec 1990

Award Date: 7 Mar 1991


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