Professor Sharon Goldfeld

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Professor Sharon Goldfeld is the Director of the Centre for Community and Child Health at the Royal Children’s Hospital, Co-Group Leader of the Policy and Equity Research Group, and Theme Director, Population Health, at the Murdoch Children’s Research Institute.  Her unique position within Australian child health research includes 10 years’ government experience in policy, as paediatrician, and a public health clinician and as a scientist.  She has translated her research into service delivery and policy including the national implementation of Early Development Instrument.  She now leads an innovative program focused on investigating, testing and translating sustainable solutions that can eliminate inequities for Australia’s children.