Jessica – NSW
Jessica is passionate about human health, improving the sustainability of the health system, and lessening her environmental impact on the Earth. Jessica has completed a Bachelor of Science (Advanced) (University of Sydney), and a Master of Research in Health Innovation (Macquarie University). She is currently studying the Joint Medical Program (University of Newcastle). Jessica has a particular passion for, and interest in, mental health. She volunteers as an ambassador for Beyond Blue and is involved in research with Headspace through Macquarie University. Jessica also enjoys going overseas to volunteer, or to hike, where she strives to capture the beauty of nature in photographs.
Jessica is honoured to be able to represent the Jane Goodall Institute and follow in the footsteps of such an inspiring female scientist. Through her involvement, she hopes to educate others on the impact their actions can have on the environment and their health.