Ms Marion Downey
University of New South Wales, Sydney
Contact Details
+61 2 9385 0333
+61 2 9385 0222
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Communications & Media Manager

Ms Marion Downey is the communications and media manager for the National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre (NDARC), University of New South Wales, Sydney. She is an award winning health journalist who has worked as a medical journalist in the UK, the US and Australia, specialising in health policy and health economics. She was formerly the health writer for the Sydney Morning Herald before moving into health public affairs. She was Director of Public Affairs and Marketing at Central Sydney Area Health Service and Sydney South West Area Health Service from 2002 to 2008.