Madeline E News

Postgraduate Research Student

Thesis Title

Indigenous self-determination in policy and practice: exploring implementation success and failure in the context of women's health.


  • Christy Newman (Centre for Social Research in Health)
  • Diana Perche (Nura Gili)
  • Reuben Bolt (Nura Gili)


The overarching aim of my research is to explore the factors that influence the successful implementation of Indigenous self-determination in health policy, with a specific focus on women's health and the conceptualisation of Indigenous self-determination from policy to practice.