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Dr

Melanie Davern

Honorary
Social and Health Indicators
Subjective Wellbeing
Community Wellbeing
Social and Community Planning
Liveability
science & technology
life sciences & biomedicine
social sciences
humans
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Dr

Melanie Davern

 
Division
Medicine, Dentistry And Health Sciences
 
Primary Interest
Quality of Life and Wellbeing: Individual Subjective Wellbeing
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Dr

Melanie Davern

 

Dr Melanie Davern is Director of Community Indicators Victoria (CIV) at the McCaughey VicHealth Unit of Community Wellbeing, which is located within the Centre for Health Equity, School of Population & Global Health at the University of Melbourne. Her research interests focus on community and individual wellbeing with specific expertise in policy focussed research, and the development and use of community wellbeing indicators as a measurement tool for policy development, program evaluation and community engagement.

Melanie has extensive expertise in the development and construction of community wellbeing indicators, worked closely with a range of government and community partners and is passionate about using data as a catalyst for action.

Scholarly Works

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Honours, Awards and Fellowships

2015

Knowledge Translation Achievement

School of Population and Global Health, University of Melbourne

2012

Impact Award

Community Indicators Consortium

2

Awards

Credentials

Positions


Honorary

Melbourne School Of Population And Global Health

Honorary

Melbourne School Of Population And Global Health

Member

Community Indicators Consortium

Member

International Society of Quality of Life Studies

Full Member

Psychologists Registration Board of Victoria

Full Member

Australian Psychological Society

Education


Doctor of Philosophy

Deakin University

Bachelor of Science (Honours)

Deakin University