Associate Professor Jill Sewell is a senior consultant paediatrician at the Royal Children’s Hospital, Melbourne. She specialises in developmental and behavioural paediatrics. She is responsible for clinical services in the Centre for Community Child Health and has a major education and teaching role working with paediatric trainees.
Jill is a regular speaker at conferences, seminars and professional development programs on paediatrics and child health, early childhood services and the health education interface in schools.
Jill also has state and national roles in government and advisory boards, medical regulation and accreditation.
In 2005 Jill was made a Member of the Order of Australia for services to child health.