Vicky Jacobson is the coordinator for the Refugee Health Network of Queensland which was formally launched in April 2017. The Network provides a mechanism to build capacity, partnerships, and facilitate coordination of health care.
Vicky has over 18 years' experience working in the health industry including health promotion, primary care and public mental health services. She has a degree in Health Science (Family and Consumer Studies). Vicky’s previous roles have centered on developing systems that support partnerships between and across health and community services in order to improve access and coordination of health care for vulnerable populations.
Vicky will be speaking as part of the 'Ways of Working' Showcase on Thursday 13 February
Conference Day One Thursday 13
Plenary Showcase: Ways of working: self-representation, collaboration and reconciliation
A showcase of local and national initiatives highlighting the collaboration of multiple service providers to deliver community-defined requirements.
Speakers, Organisations/ Initatives
Joseph Youhana, National Refugee Advocacy and Advisory Group
Gulnara Abbasova, Harmony Alliance