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Doctor Alyce Wilson

Public Health Registrar and Senior Research Officer

Background

Dr Alyce Wilson is a Public Health Registrar and Senior Research Officer working in global maternal, child health and nutrition. She is a medical doctor with additional qualifications in nutrition and dietetics, obstetrics and gynaecology and public health. Alyce is also a lecturer within the Department of Medical Education at the University of Melbourne and continues to work clinically at the Royal Women’s Hospital, 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 a broad range of experience in conducing translational and operational research, public health program design, implementation and policy development, within maternal, child health and nutrition programs in cross-cultural settings.

Appointments

  • 2019 – present: PhD Candidate, Nossal Institute for Global Health, Melbourne School of Population and Global Health, University of Melbourne
  • 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 Senior Research Officer (Burnet Institute)
  • 2018 – current: Obstetrics and Gynaecology Hospital Medical Officer (Royal Women’s Hospital)
  • 2014 – current: Lecturer (Melbourne Medical School, University of Melbourne)
  • 2017 – Obstetrics and Gynaecology Hospital Medical Officer (Monash Health)
  • 2016 – Medical Intern (St Vincent’s Hospital, Fitzroy)
  • 2014 – Research Officer (Preventable Chronic Diseases Department, Menzies School of Health Research, Darwin)
  • 2014/2015 – Research Officer (Indigenous Health Equity Unit, Melbourne School of Population and Global Health, University of Melbourne)
  • 2014 – Tutor (Nutrition Politics and Policy, Melbourne School of Population and Global Health, University of Melbourne)
  • 2013 - Public Health Nutrition Consultant (Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, Monash University)
  • 2012/2013 – Residential Tutor (Trinity College, University of Melbourne)
  • 2012/2013 – Intern (Non-Communicable Diseases, World Health Organisation, Geneva Switzerland)
  • 2011-2013 – Project Officer (Education and Training Unit, Victorian Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Organisation)
  • 2009/2010 - Senior Public Health Nutritionist and Remote Indigenous Stores and Takeaways Project Officer (Cairns Public Health Unit, Queensland Health, Cairns QLD)
  • 2008/2009 – Community Nutritionist (Islanders Board of Industry and Service, Cairns and Torres Strait Islands)

Qualifications

  • 2018 -Diploma of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Royal Australian 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

Awards

  • Australian College of Rural and Remote Medicine (ACRRM) John Flynn Scholar
  • RL Simpson Elective Award in Public Health
  • General Practice Students Network (GPSN) First Wave Scholar

Projects (4)

Current (3)

Past (1)

Publications (10)

2017 (2)

2016 (1)

2015 (1)

2013 (1)

2012 (1)

2010 (2)

2008 (1)

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2019 (1)

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