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Doctor Elly Layton

Public Health Registrar
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Dr Elly Layton is a Public Health Registrar at the Burnet undertaking her advanced training through the Australasian Faculty of Public Health Medicine (AFPHM). Before commencing at the Burnet she worked clinically in Obstetrics & Gynaecology and Emergency Medicine. She is passionate about improving the health of communities through systems strengthening and disease prevention, specifically within the field of sexual and reproductive health.


  • 2021: Certificate of Women's Health, The Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists
  • 2019: Doctor of Medicine, University of Melbourne
  • 2019: Master of Public Health, University of Melbourne
  • 2014: Bachelor of Science, University of Melbourne
  • 2018: Leaders in Communities award, The University of Melbourne
  • 2018: MD/MPH Scholarship, The University of Melbourne
  • 2023-Present: Public Health Registrar, Burnet Institute
  • 2019-Present: Teaching Associate, Melbourne School of Population and Global Health
  • 2022-2023: Emergency Resident, Austin Health
  • 2021-2022: Obstetrics & Gynaecology Resident, Mercy Hospital for Women
  • 2020-2021: Medical Intern, Royal Melbourne Hospital