MS Angeline Ferdinand

MS Angeline Ferdinand


  • Health policy evaluation
  • Indigenous health
  • Migrant health
  • Social determinants of health



  • Ms Angeline Ferdinand works within the Evaluation and Implementation Science, a unit of the Centre for Health Policy within the Melbourne School of Population and Global Health. Her PhD thesis explores intercultural and Aboriginal-focused models of health developed in Latin America and their appropriateness for Australian hospital contexts. This research is supported by an NHMRC Postgraduate Scholarship.

    Ms Ferdinand’s main interests lie in the health of disadvantaged populations. She is particularly interested in the health and well-being of Aboriginal and migrant populations as well as the effects of and approaches to intersectional systems of discrimination and oppression. She has strong research skills in the areas of health inequities and publications in the fields of proteomics, epidemiological research and Aboriginal and migrant health. Ms Ferdinand has substantial experience in working with marginalised populations in direct practice as well as research contexts.   


Selected publications



Education and training

  • MPH, La Trobe University 2007
  • BA, Cornell University 2003

Awards and honors

  • National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC), 2014
  • Australian Government Department of Education, 2014



Available for supervision

  • Y