Australian Indigenous HealthInfoNet
Michelle Elwell is a Senior Research Officer for the Australian Indigenous HealthInfoNet. The HealthInfoNet is a free to access web resource that contributes to ‘closing the gap’ in health between Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and other Australians by developing and maintaining the evidence base to inform practice and policy. Michelle joined the team in 2012 and has research responsibility for several health areas including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Workers, healing, diabetes, physical activity and cultural ways, nutrition and physical activity. Michelle’s involvement in these areas of health is based on her tertiary qualifications which include a Masters in Public Health and a Certificate in Diabetes Education.