Alexandra is a Research Assistant on the Children’s Lung Health team at the Telethon Kid’s institute. She is working across respiratory projects with a focus on identifying environmental risk factors of asthma and other chronic respiratory diseases. Alexandra has a passion for improving Aboriginal health and is also currently involved in the Many Healthy Lungs project to create reference ranges for lung function testing as to be able to accurately test Aboriginal Australians.
Alexandra holds a bachelor of Biomedical Science and Masters of Public Health from the University of Western Australia. She previously has experience working in rural and remote community health projects. She has a passion for community engagement and knowledge translation and is excited to be a part of the Many Healthy Lungs Project.