Ms Jacinta Clements

BHlthSc (Hons)

Project Officer

Telephone: 03 9902 4505


Jacinta joined the Department of General Practice in 2016 as a Project Officer. Jacinta will primarily be working on the ‘Work-Related Mental Health Guidelines’ with Dr Samantha Chakraborty.

In 2012, Jacinta graduated from La Trobe University with a Bachelor of Health Sciences (Honours).
As part of her Honour’s research, Jacinta undertook a qualitative study on ‘young women’s perceptions of plain packaged tobacco products within a tertiary setting in Victoria’.

Upon completion of her studies, Jacinta relocated to Canberra and undertook a Graduate Development Program at the Department of Health. Since returning to Melbourne, Jacinta has continued to work across various health related projects, mostly in government. Jacinta came to us from the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners, where she was responsible for coordinating a focused psychological strategies skills training pilot for general practitioners alongside her team.