Miriam is currently a Close Contact Tracer at NSW Ministry of Health, and is registered as a Health Promotion Practitioner.
Previously she worked as a Health Promotion Officer at the University of Sydney promoting the health of international students and improving their access to health care. Part of this work has involved founding a Peer Health Education program where students are empowered to promote the health of their peers.
The program focused on mental health promotion of international students, which involved staff and students sharing their mental health journey in a series of videos to reduce stigma and encourage help seeking.
Previously to this Miriam has worked at Youth Solutions working to promote health and reduce drug and alcohol related harm experienced by young people in the Macarthur and Wingecarribee regions of NSW.
Miriam has also worked as an Academic Teacher at Western Sydney University - The College, as an Exercise and Nutrition Leader at Go4Fun, and as a Health Educator at Life Education NSW.