VIFM Council Member
Dr Adele Murdolo
Nominee of the Minister for Women
Dr Murdolo is the Executive Director of the Multicultural Centre for Women’s Health, a national women’s health centre run by and for migrant and refugee women.
Dr Murdolo has a PhD in History and Women’s Studies and is a passionate advocate for building the status of migrant and refugee women through research, practice and policy.
She has served as a member of numerous national, state and ministerial councils and taskforces addressing violence against women. Currently she is on the Primary Prevention Sector Reference Group (Victorian Department of Families, Fairness and Housing), and on the Culturally and Linguistically Diverse Communities COVID-19 Health Advisory Group (Commonwealth Department of Health), among others.
She is also an honorary senior research fellow at the Centre for Health Equity at the University of Melbourne.