Belinda Lawton is a PhD candidate with the Crawford School of Public Policy. Belinda holds a BA with 1st Class Honours and a Master of Arts from Deakin University. She holds an Australian Postgraduate Award.
Belinda is a communications specialist who has worked with several health-related NGOs. Her specific interest in hospitals developed while she was Director of Corporate Affairs for the Hospital of Hope Timor-Leste. She has worked in Thailand and Bangladesh with The Alliance for Safe Children and was the National Communications Manager for the Royal Life Saving Society Australia.
Her thesis will explore the operation of non-government, not-for-profit hospitals and large-scale clinics in developing countries. Her aim is that this research will have a tangible, practical impact on this area of health policy.
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