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Doctor Alyce Wilson

Public Health Physician and Senior Research Fellow

Background

Dr Alyce Wilson is a Public Health Physician and Senior Research Fellow working in global maternal, child and adolescent health at the Burnet Institute.

She is an Australian medical doctor with postgraduate qualifications in public health and obstetrics and gynaecology. Alyce is a fellow of the Australasian Faculty of Public Health Medicine, Royal Australasian College of Physicians and has recently completed a PhD examining the quality of maternal and child care in Papua New Guinea.

Further to her role at Burnet, Alyce is a Senior Medical Advisor with the Victorian Department of Health and lectures science, medical and public health students at the University of Melbourne.

She has a broad range of experience in education and training, implementation research, public health programming, health promotion, communications and policy development in Australia and globally.

Alyce is available to supervise Honours and Masters projects.

Appointments

  • 2022 – present: Committee Member, Victorian Regional Committee, Australasian Faculty of Public Health Medicine, Royal Australasian College of Physicians
  • 2021 – present: Clinical Senior Fellow (Hon), Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Melbourne/Mercy Hospital
  • 2019 – present: Affiliate Senior 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
  • 2020 – 2022: Co-Chair, International Consortium on Sexual Health and Reproductive Rights
  • 2020 – 2022: Policy and Advocacy Committee Member, Victorian Registrar Representative, Chair National Trainees Committee, Australasian Faculty of Public Health Medicine, Royal Australasian College of Physicians
  • 2018 – 2020: Australia/New Zealand Steering Committee Member, Need for Nutrition/Education Innovation Programme (NNEdPro), Cambridge University

Positions

  • 2022 – current: Senior Medical Advisor (Public Health Strategy and Policy, COVID-19 Response Division, Department of Health, Victoria)
  • 2018 – current: Public Health Physician and Senior Research Fellow (Burnet Institute)
  • 2018 – 2022: Medical Doctor (Women’s Health Clinics, Royal Women’s Hospital)
  • 2014 – current: Senior Lecturer (Melbourne Medical School, University of Melbourne)

Qualifications

  • 2022 – Fellowship, Australasian Faculty of Public Health Medicine, Royal Australasian College of Physicians
  • 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 (9)

Current (9)

  • COVID-19 Journey Project

  • Experiences of receiving or providing maternity care during CoVID-19 pandemic: The CovMat Study

  • 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

  • SCOOP: Strengthening COVID-19 Communication in Pregnancy

Publications (45)

2022 (7)

2021 (19)

2020 (8)

2019 (1)

2017 (2)

2016 (1)

2015 (1)

2013 (1)

2012 (1)

2010 (2)

2008 (1)

2007 (1)

News Articles (14)

2022 (1)

2021 (5)

2020 (4)

2019 (3)

2017 (1)