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Georgia Paxton

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Paediatrics Royal Children'S Hospital
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Georgia Paxton

 
Division
Medicine, Dentistry And Health Sciences
 
Primary Interest
Refugee health
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Georgia Paxton

 

Georgie Paxton is a general paediatrician working in refugee health, based at the Royal Children's Hospital in Melbourne. She also holds appointments at the University of Melbourne, and the Murdoch Children's Research Institute.

She has led the Royal Children’s Hospital Immigrant Health Service since 2005, and is involved in refugee health guideline and policy development at local, state and national level. Her research interests include the health status of refugee children and young people, with a wide ranging output reflecting emergent clinical issues and the impact of Australian refugee policy. She was Chair of the Victorian Refugee Health Network over 2013 – 2015, and remains on the Executive group for the Network, she has previously held independent advisory roles with the Department of Immigration and Border Protection/Department of Home Affairs. In 2016, she was inducted into the Victorian Honour Roll of Women, for services to refugee health.

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Honours, Awards and Fellowships

2019

Medal of the Order of Australia


2016

Victorian Honour Roll of Women

Victorian Honour Roll of Women, Victorian Government

2005

FRACP - Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Physicians


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Awards

Credentials

Positions

Positions


Honorary

Paediatrics Royal Children'S Hospital

Fellow Of Royal Australasian College Of Physicians

Royal Australasian College of Physicians

Education

Education


Master of Public Health

Monash University

Bachelor and Medicine & Bachelor of Sugery

University of Melbourne

Bachelor of Medical Science

University of Melbourne

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