Dr Jess Heerde awarded MDHS Momentum Fellowship

Congratulations to Dr Jess Heerde who was awarded the MDHS Momentum Fellowship.

MDHS Momentum Fellowships support the career pathways of our early to mid-career researchers (Level B and C) who have experienced extraordinary personal circumstances that have clearly impacted their career trajectory.

Dr Jess Heerde is a Senior Research Fellow in the Department of Paediatrics at the Melbourne Medical School. She has established and leads a program of research that highlights both drivers of homelessness and the health consequences of homelessness in the young.  This Fellowship will support Jess to progress her outstanding work and build research momentum for future funding applications.

The Department congratulates Jess on her wonderful achievement and well-deserved recognition as a research leader in youth homelessness.

Jess Heerde