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Doctor Alyce Wilson

Public Health Registrar and Research Fellow

Background

Dr Alyce Wilson is a Public Health Registrar and Research Fellow working in global maternal, child health and nutrition. She is a medical doctor with additional expertise in public health, obstetrics and gynaecology and nutrition and dietetics. Alyce continues to work clinically at the Royal Women’s Hospital, Melbourne and is also a lecturer in the Melbourne Medical School at the University of Melbourne.

She is an advanced trainee of the Australasian Faculty of Public Health Medicine (AFPHM), within the Royal Australasian College of Physicians (RACP) and is currently undertaking a PhD examining the quality of maternal and child health systems in Papua New Guinea.

Alyce has experience working with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities in North Queensland including Cape York and the Torres Strait, the Northern Territory and Victoria. She has also worked in several settings abroad in India, Samoa and Geneva.

She has a broad range of experience in education and training, conducting implementation research, public health programming, health promotion, communications and policy development within maternal and newborn health and nutrition programs in Australia and abroad.

Appointments

  • 2020 - present: Burnet Representative, International Consortium on Sexual Health and Reproductive Rights
  • 2020 – present: Policy and Advocacy Committee Member & Victorian Registrar Representative, Australasian Faculty of Public Health Medicine, Royal Australasian College of Physicians
  • 2019 – present: Affiliate lecturer, Department of Nutrition, Dietetics and Food, Monash University
  • 2018 – present: Editorial Board Member, O&G Magazine, Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists
  • 2018 – present: Australia/New Zealand Steering Committee Member, Need for Nutrition/Education Innovation Programme (NNEdPro), Cambridge University

Positions

  • 2018 – current: Public Health Registrar and Research Fellow (Burnet Institute)
  • 2018 – current: Medical Doctor (Royal Women’s Hospital)
  • 2014 – current: Lecturer (Melbourne Medical School, University of Melbourne)

Qualifications

  • 2018 -Diploma of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists
  • 2018 – Master of Public Health, University of Melbourne
  • 2015 – Doctor of Medicine, University of Melbourne
  • 2008 – Bachelor of Health Sciences Honours, Deakin University
  • 2007 – Bachelor of Nutrition and Dietetics, Monash University

Projects (7)

Current (7)

  • COVID-19 Journey Project

  • Healthy Mothers, Healthy Babies

  • HMHB - Health Services for Postnatal and Infancy Care

  • HMHB: Quality of Pregnancy, Childbirth and Newborn Health Services Study

  • Mapping of COVID-19-related pregnancy and perinatal research in Australia

  • Optimising Quarantine Study

  • Rapid review of maternal health recommendations related to the COVID-19 pandemic

Publications (18)

2020 (7)

2019 (1)

2017 (2)

2016 (1)

2015 (1)

2013 (1)

2012 (1)

2010 (2)

2008 (1)

2007 (1)

News Articles (7)

2020 (3)

2019 (3)

2017 (1)