Dr Virginia Dickson-SwiftSenior Lecturer - Violet Marshman Centre, V.V. Marshman RsCtr LRHS
Virginia is a Research Fellow in the Violet Vines Marshman Centre for Rural Health Research (VVMCRHR) based at the La Trobe Rural Health School. A public health researcher she has over 20 years’ experience working in rural communities. Her areas of expertise include public health approaches to health and wellbeing challenges, oral health, qualitative research methodologies, sensitive research, ethics and working with vulnerable rural communities to solve local health issues. She has a wealth of teaching and supervision experience across a range of key rural health and wellbeing topic areas.