Elly Howse is Research Manager and Senior Research Fellow at The Australian Prevention Partnership Centre, and an Adjunct Fellow with the School of Public Health, University of Technology, Sydney. Her PhD examined public opinion and community attitudes about the prevention of lifestyle-related chronic disease.
Elly has expertise in systems approaches to health promotion, chronic disease prevention and public health policy. She is a mixed-methods researcher with additional training in qualitative methods and health economic evaluation. Elly is also experienced in knowledge translation and communicating evidence with policy makers and practitioners.
In addition to her work in the research and university sector, Elly has experience in federal and state politics. She has worked closely with federal and state ministers and shadow ministers on a range of public policy issues including health, education, youth affairs, and social services.
- VIDEO I Current and future trends in chronic disease prevention research I Presentation at the Public Health Association of Australia’s Preventive Health Conference 2020.17 June 2020.
- BLOG I Building the case for prevention. What can political science add? 05 October 2019.