Senior Principal Research Fellow, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute

Stephanie Brown is Senior Principal Research Fellow and Group Leader at the Murdoch Childrens Research Institute in Melbourne. She leads the Healthy Mothers Healthy Families Research Group and is the principal investigator for three NHMRC funded studies focusing on maternal and child health and resilience in vulnerable populations, including Aboriginal families, families of refugee background, and women and children exposed to family violence.


  • 2015–present
    Senior Principal Research Fellow , Murdoch Childrens Research Institute
  • 2015–present
    Professorial Fellow, The University of Melbourne


  • 1998 
    Monash University, PhD
  • 1982 
    University of Melbourne, BA (Hons)