Jennene also holds BA in Sociology and a Master of Social Planning and Development with a dissertation on institutional reform in mental health services. She has had an interesting and diverse career in health services spanning 20+ years, with experience at senior levels in clinical, management, education and research in acute and community-based health services.
She leads a research team and manages a research program including several funded projects aimed to improve health systems, investigating health service change and integration, aged care mental health and health education. Under her leadership, education, research and evaluation and social inclusion in our innovative rural training programs for medical students and junior doctors, nursing and allied health students has been a major focus.
Jennene’s aspiration is to develop clinical education programs and lead a team who are actively involved in shaping the future landscape in health and education.