Sharon Goldfeld, Professor

The Royal Children's Hospital Melbourne

Sharon Goldfeld, Professor

The Royal Children's Hospital Melbourne
sharon.goldfeld@rch.org.au

Biography

Professor Sharon Goldfeld is a paediatrician and Deputy Director of the Royal Children’s Hospital’s Centre for Community Child Health (CCCH); and Co-Group leader of Child Health Policy, Equity and Translation at the Murdoch Childrens Research Institute. She has a decade of experience in state government as a senior policymaker in Health and Education including Principal Medical Advisor in the Victorian Department of Education and Training. Her national and international research focuses on investigating, testing and translating sustainable policy relevant solutions that eliminate inequities for Australia’s children. This includes developing data and indicators, testing community based systems change and implementing equity focused intervention trials. Together with her substantial policy experience these help keep child health on the policy and political agenda.

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