Alexandra Procter

Alexandra Procter

Higher Degree by Research Candidate

PhD Candidate

School of Public Health

Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences

Alexandra is a PhD Candidate with the BetterStart Child Health and Development Research group, supervised by Dr Catherine Chittleborough, Dr Rhiannon Pilkington and Professor John Lynch within in the School of Public Health. Her PhD focuses on intergenerational welfare contact using the South Australian Early Childhood Data Project, one of the most comprehensive early childhood administrative data resources in Australia.

  • Appointments

    Date Position Institution name
    2019 PhD Candidate The University of Adelaide
    2017 - 2019 Research Assistant University of Adelaide
  • Awards and Achievements

    Date Type Title Institution Name Country Amount
    2019 Scholarship Westpac Future Leaders Scholarship Westpac Scholars Trust Australia
    2018 Award Undergraduate Tutor/Practical Leader of the Year (Student Nominations) School of Public Health Australia
    2017 Scholarship 2017 Fay Fuller/Playford Trust Honours Scholarship in Health Science
    2016 Scholarship New Colombo Plan Scholarship
    2016 Award 'Best Overall Presentation' - SA Population Health Conference
  • Language Competencies

    Language Competency
    English Can read, write, speak, understand spoken and peer review
  • Education

    Date Institution name Country Title
    2017 - 2017 University of Adelaide Australia Honours degree of Bachelor of Health and Medical Sciences
    2014 - 2016 University of Adelaide Australia Bachelor of Health Sciences (Advanced)
  • Journals

    Year Citation
    2019 Procter, A., Pilkington, R., Lynch, J., Smithers, L., & Chittleborough, C. (2019). Potentially preventable hospitalisations in children: A comparison of definitions. Archives of Disease in Childhood.
Year Role Course
2018 - 2019 Tutor PUB HLTH 1001 - Health and Illness in Populations
2019 Practical assistant PUB HLTH 7075 - Introduction to Epidemiology
2018 Tutor PUB HLTH 2007 - Epidemiology for Health and Medical Sciences
2017 Practical assistant PUB HLTH 2007 - Epidemiology for Health and Medical Sciences


  • Committee Memberships

    Date Role Committee Institution Country
    2018 - ongoing Co-Chair Students and Young Professionals in Public Health The Public Health Association of Australia Australia
    2017 - ongoing Member Public Health Association Australia South Australian Branch Executive Committee Public Health Association Australia Australia
  • Position: PhD Candidate
  • Phone: 83133851
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  • Campus: North Terrace
  • Building: Adelaide Health and Medical Sciences, floor 9
  • Room: 9105.26
  • Org Unit: School of Public Health

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