The DHPS Committee
Bachelor of Public Health and Health Promotion (Honours). Currently completing a research project relating to how local government workers make policy decisions relating to gambling. Wants to continue with research or find work in public policy. Sarah is the Vice President of DHPS.
Bachelor of Food and Nutrition. Major: Nutrition and Health Promotion. A third-year student, passionate about relation of nutrition and public health outcomes. Interested in pursuing Master of Dietetics and work for government organisations. Rose is Secretary for DHPS.
Bachelor of public health/health promotion and commerce 3rd year student. Giselle manages the finances and grant applications. She has an interest in marketing for health promotion programs. She is the treasurer of DHPS.
Bachelor of Health Sciences, Majors: Health Promotion and Nutrition. Ciara is a Third-Year student hoping to go on to achieve a career within the Victorian Government. She wishes to complete the Master of Public Health after graduating this year. Currently this year’s Volunteer Coordinator for the 2019 DHPS society.
SOCIAL AND MULTI MEDIA COORDINATOR
Abdul is currently pursuing his Master of Public Health. He completed his bachelor’s in medicine and Surgery and currently volunteers at ASRC as the Health Project Officer for diabetes. In future, he wishes to be an expert in humanitarian aid, infectious diseases and in Global health. Abdul is the social & multi media coordinator of DHPS.
Bachelor of Public Health and Health Promotion/Bachelor of Commerce (Major: Economics).
As the Events Coordinator, Carina performs risk assessments, event forms, bookings and ensures all requirements are met. Being extremely passionate about social justice and human rights, she hopes to make a difference in the community through various opportunities.
GENERAL COMMITTEE MEMBER
Bachelor of Public Health and Health Promotion(Honours). She is completing her research project at why seasons affect the physical activity rates of school-aged children. In the future, she hopes to work in health promotion focusing on obesity prevention. Caitlin is a General Committee Member.