Karen Ingram Lowitja Institute International Indigenous Health and Wellbeing Conference 2016

Karen Ingram

Karen is the Wellness Dreaming Project Lead for cohealth based in Melbourne's inner-west. With over fifteen years' experience in Community Development and Health Promotion Karen has been passionate and pro-active in her contributions in developing Reconciliation Action Plans and participating in the Inner North West Primary Care Partnership Close the Health Gap Wellbeing Partnership. In 2014 she presented 'Pathway to Reconciliation - reconciling attitudes and approaches of inner-urban community health to engage with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples' at the Australian Health Promotion Association conference, Equity in the Centre. Karen is committed to work which empowers community to improve the wellbeing of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people which connects her values to the principles of the Wellness Dreaming Project - a strengths based initiative in the north-west of Melbourne.

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