Dr Shelley Bowen
Dr Bowen is the Senior Public Health Advisor in the Department of Health, Victoria, and holds an Associate Professor role at Deakin University. Her role with the Department of Health includes oversight and leadership of Healthy Together Victoria, a multi-level systems thinking intervention.
In 2014, the Australian Financial Review and Westpac Bank recognised Dr Bowen as one of Australia’s most influential women.
She operates at the nexus of research, policy and practice and is embracing complexity and systems thinking as the future of sustained and effective prevention in Australia.