Brigid Jordan is Associate Professor of Paediatric Social Work (Infant and Family) at the Royal Children's Hospital. This position is a joint endeavour between The Royal Children's Hospital and the Department of Paediatrics at The University of Melbourne and was established with the supported of a grant from Australian Communities Foundation. This position provides leadership in practice based paediatric social work research and knowledge transfer in the field of infant mental health. Dr Jordan is also Team Leader of the Infant Mental Health Research Team at the Murdoch Children's Research Institute.
Brigid was involved with colleagues in establishing the Graduate Diploma and Masters courses in Infant Mental Health offered through the Department of Psychiatry at The University of Melbourne. Infant Mental Health courses are now offered through Mindful Centre for for Training and Research in Developmental Health.
research webpage: https://medicine.unimelb.edu.au/research-groups/paediatrics-research/paediatric-social-work