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Project Officer, Koolungar Moorditj Healthy Skin

Jacinta is a proud Wilman Noongar woman (Aboriginal Australian) from the South West corner of Western Australia. Jacinta is a Project Officer in the Healthy Skin and ARF Prevention team at Telethon Kids Institute where she has led community involvement on the Koolungar Moorditj Healthy Skin project, the first-ever co-designed research-service Australian study to describe skin health in urban-living Aboriginal CYP. Under the leadership of Elder researchers, Jacinta has guideded culturally safe methods of working with the community and ensured outputs strongly reflect and align to the perspectives of Aboriginal world views.