Caitlyn joined the internship program in 2018. Her first placement will be at Latrobe Valley Hospital, Traralgon.
Caitlyn has a Bachelor of Oral Health (BOH) from Charles Sturt University and a Masters of Public Health from the University of Newcastle. Her paper looked at the effectiveness of technology based delivery of oral hygiene education on patient compliance and behaviour.
Prior to joining the Caitlyn worked as an Oral Health Therapist for NSW Health (Albury) and Charles Sturt University as a clinical supervisor of the final year BOH students. She also was part of CSU indigenous student mentoring program, tutoring in biomedical science and in her spare time is a gym instructor.
Caitlyn joined the program to gain exposure to the healthcare system at a broader level and to develop a comprehensive understanding. While further developing her leadership and management skills.