Centre for Aboriginal Medical and Dental Health/ University of Western Australia
Dr Paula Edgill is a Noongar woman, and GP at Derbarl Yerrigan Aboriginal Health Service, and a longstanding Academic Lecturer in Aboriginal Health, at the Centre for Aboriginal Medical Dental Health, University of Western Australia, and an active member of the Australian Indigenous Doctor’s Association. Dr. Edgill’s key interest is to build the capacity of Aboriginal and non Aboriginal students and health professionals to improve the health and wellbeing of Aboriginal Australians.
As a medical Doctor Paula works with cultural safe and secure clinical practices while delivering clinical services directly to community at a local Aboriginal community controlled medical service. Paula advocates passionately about the need for holistic health services in order to produce better health outcomes.