Lisa Accadia

Research Nurse


Lisa has many years of nursing experience in various hospital and community roles.

Over the past decade she has worked as a community health nurse, specifically within the areas of homelessness and Alcohol and Other Drugs (AOD).

Lisa has a special interest in working with people that are marginalised or disadvantaged, with a focus on health equity, social justice and more recently, disease elimination.


  • ANMF (Australian Nursing & Midwifery Federation)


  • Research nurse (EC project), Burnet Institute
  • Community Health nurse, Your Community Health, Northcote
  • Community Health nurse, Homeless Persons Program, Bolton Clarke
  • Community Health nurse, Innerspace, Cohealth
  • Non-residential withdrawal nurse, Innerspace, Cohealth
  • Community Health nurse, North Yarra Community Health
  • Registered nurse, Depaul House, St Vincent’s Hospital, Melbourne
  • Community Health nurse, Royal District Nursing Service
  • Post Acute care, Monash Health
  • Hospital in the Home, Monash Health
  • Registered nurse, Monash Health


  • 2018 Graduate Diploma in Alcohol and other Drug studies: Turning Point, Eastern Health
  • 2012 Certified nurse cervical screening provider: Family Planning Victoria
  • 2011 Immunisation Accreditation Program: La Trobe University, Melbourne

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