Dr Hilda Audubo

2020 Early Career College Recipient, College of Public Health, Medical and Veterinary Sciences

Dr Hilda Audubo graduated from James Cook University in 2015 with a Masters of Public Health and Masters of Business Administration.

Hilda is the Principal Co-founder and Program Manager of the Wantok Health Foundation, a public health non-government organisation which aims to address pressing health issues throughout remote Papua New Guinean communities.

Professionally, she is a Dental Officer at the Milne Bay Provincial Health Authority, having served as the Chief Executive Officer of the Lamana Dental Clinic Ltd and, prior to her time at JCU, a General Dentist at the Kimbe General Hospital in New Britain. Hilda’s volunteering with the Wantok Health Foundation is also complemented by her eight years as a Dentist with YWAM Medical Ships, through which she has provided basic dental treatments such as restorations, extractions as well as oral health education to remote communities in Gulf and Western Provinces.