Melissa completed a Bachelor of Occupational Therapy at Latrobe University prior to completing a post graduate diploma in health promotion and a master of public health. She has worked in a number of positions as an occupational therapist at Austin Health including inpatient rehabilitation services, inpatient palliative care and radiotherapy services. Since 2007 Melissa has worked as a Service Improvement Facilitator at the North Eastern Melbourne Integrated Cancer Service (NEMICS). Having a particular interest in the support and information needs of cancer patients, she has led a number of projects with a focus on these areas.
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