Vicky Jacobson

Refugee Health Network QLD

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 

    4.00pm - 5.00pm

    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.

     

    Hosts 
    Rnita Dacho, Refugee Council of Australia
    Kelly Sibanda, Multicultural Australia

     

    Speakers, Organisations/ Initatives 

    Joseph Youhana, National Refugee Advocacy and Advisory Group

    Gulnara Abbasova, Harmony Alliance

    Vicky Jacobson, Sediqa Karimi and Donata Sackey, Refugee Health Network Queensland

    Sally Baker, Sally Morgan and Aamir Ali, RESIG National Campaign #StudentsLikeUs

    Anne Hilton,  Wayne Briscoe, Asylum Seeker and Refugee Assistance Program

     

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