|RE-FRESH is proud to support early career researchers and welcomes two new members to the team: Bettina Backman and Anne Barrow.
BETTINA moved to Australia from Finland in 2017 where she undertook a Master of Health Promotion (Deakin University). After being introduced to RE-FRESH team member Dr Miranda Blake during these studies, she has now joined her project team as an Associate Research Fellow. She has also begun a PhD titled “Supporting community-based food retailers to sustain healthy food policy interventions in the long-term” (supervised by Dr Blake). She is based in Torquay, Victoria.
ANNE started with the RE-FRESH team this month, afer being introduced through her impending Honours project – a comparative case study on the factors affecting sustained healthy food retail change in health service settings. She is also working with Dr Miranda Blake, as well as Dr Tara Boelsen-Robinson, on a project which which aims to contribute to long-term sustainment of healthy food policies for Victorian settings, and more broadly across Australia. Anne is based in Adelaide, South Australia.