Melinda is a Research Associate at Curtin University and an experienced health promotion practitioner, who previously worked in the non-for-profit sector for six years. During this time Melinda worked on state-wide injury prevention, sector development, and healthy lifestyle programs. She is currently Senior Coordinator at the Public Health Advocacy Institute of WA where she manages capacity building and professional development projects. Melinda is a Director on the Australian Health Promotion Association (AHPA) Board and the immediate past President AHPA (WA Branch).
Dr Melissa Stoneham is a Senior Research Fellow at Curtin University and Director with the Public Health Advocacy Institute WA (PHAIWA), and has been with PHAIWA since its incpetion in 2008. She has over 25 years’ experience in the fields of public and environmental health, with particular skills in the area of health promotion, public policy and advocacy.
Ainslie is a Research Associate at the Public Health Advocacy Institute WA and a nutritionist, with previous experience working in the legal sector, as a Health Promotion Officer with WA Health, and as a Project Officer with Nutrition Australia. Ainslie is on the committee of the Public Health Association of Australia (WA Branch).