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About Donna Mak

Professor Donna Mak is a public health physician. Donna chairs the Population and Preventive Health Domain and is responsible for the public health components of the medical curriculum at the School of Medicine Fremantle. Donna also works as a clinician in the Communicable Disease Control Directorate at the Department of Health, Western Australia and at the WA AIDS Council's M clinic.


Present Head Population and Preventive Health, The University of Notre Dame Australia School of Medicine, Fremantle

Honors and Awards

  • • Fellowship of the Public Health Association of Australia, 2017
  • • Office of Learning and Teaching Award, 2013 for Programs that Enhance Leaning for the ‘Rural and Remote Health Placement Program’
  • • Office of Learning and Teaching Citation for Outstanding Contributions to Student Learning, 2012, in the category ‘Approaches to assessment, feedback and learning support.’
  • • Australasian Faculty of Public Health Medicine President’s award for outstanding contribution to the Faculty in Education, Training and Assessment, 2011.


  • Public health, evidence-based medicine, rural health, clinical audit and quality improvement

Contact Information

Professor Donna Mak
Head Population and Preventive Health, School of Medicine
The University of Notre Dame Australia,
Henry St (PO BOX 1225),
Fremantle, Western Australia 6959
tel 08 9433 0234 (Tues & Wed)
fax 9433 0250

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