RC Melbourne Weekly Meeting - 31st March
Weekly Club Meeting - 31st March
Guest Speaker Dr Magdalena Simonis MBBS FRACGP DRANZCOG MHHS,
President, Australian Federation of Medical Women (AFMW)
Topic Adolescent mental health, school failure and the juvenile justice system: where are the integrated support services?
Chairman Chris Sotiropoulos
Time 12.30 for 12.50-2.00pm
Venue No 35 Sofitel Hotel on Collins
Magdalena Simonis is a GP, government health advisor, primary care researcher with the University of Melbourne and a leading women's health expert and advocate. Magdalena holds positions on several not-for-profit organisations bridging gaps across the health sector, whilst informing their health initiatives. She is on the Expert Committee of Quality Care for the RACGP, President and National Coordinator of the Australian Federation of Medical Women, Medical Women's international Association (MWIA) Scientific and Research Subcommittee co-Chair and chair of the MWIA Mentoring group. Magdalena's interests are in community health, chronic disease prevention and the development of sustainable, equitable healthcare services.