Michelle is a Research Assistant working with the PLAYCE (PLAY Spaces and Environments for Children’s Physical Activity, Health & Development) Research Group. She works on the Pets and Health Project – PLAYCE PAWS. Michelle is passionate about encouraging healthy living in children as it translates to good health and lifestyle habits in later years.
Prior to joining the Telethon Kids Institute, Michelle worked as a Project Officer at the Health and Disability Services Complaints Office and the Health Consumers Council.
Michelle is a University of Western Australia graduate with a Bachelor of Law and Health Science; she is also in her final year of her MPH from the same university.