Melissa is a pharmacist with over 10 years experience having completed her Bachelor of Pharmacy at Curtin University in 2008 and accredited as a certified geriatric pharmacist in 2018. Melissa has worked in the community at various pharmacies across WA with a focus in working in collaboration with patients and other health care professionals to optimise health outcomes.
Melissa also has a special interest in diabetes after completing her Graduate Certificate in Diabetes Education at Curtin University in 2015. She is passionate about educating and equipping people to better manage their diabetes with a holistic approach, and supports patient empowerment by providing people with diabetes tools to make informed self-management decisions.
Melissa enjoys reading books, listening to podcasts, and has an interest in indoor plants. She is multi-lingual, speaking the following languages: English, Mandarin, Hokkien, Cantonese and Bahasa.