Ms Fetherston leads on the Australia's Health Tracker series, which reports on the progress being made nationally and locally on key indicators related to chronic illness and preventable death.
Formerly with Foodbank WA, Ms Fetherston led the development of the Superhero Foods teaching resources and delivered state-wide nutrition education programs. She has been recognised as an emerging public health leader and was awarded the Australian Health Promotion Association (WA Branch) Healthway scholarship in 2015.
Ms Fetherston is the Secretary of the Australian Health Promotion Association Victoria/Tasmania branch and has been involved in national committees for health promotion. She holds a Bachelor of Health Science (Health Promotion).
Areas of expertise
- Australia's health tracker
- Chronic illness prevalence and prevention
- Alcohol rates
- Smoking rates
- Inactivity rates
- Poor diet
- Preventable deaths