Angela Melder – Manager
B App Sci (Applied Biology), Master of Public Health

Angela is the manager of the Centre for Clinical Effectiveness. As an expert in evidence based practice, she leads the CCE team that supports Monash Health in translating evidence to inform healthcare decisions and practices. She has worked in the UK developing evidence based guidelines for National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE). Prior to this she has worked with the Cochrane Collaboration (Communication and Consumer Review Group), Latrobe University in Melbourne, as well as working in Indigenous health at the Menzies School of Health Research in Darwin, Northern Territory.

Corey Joseph – Senior Evidence Analyst
PhD, BAppSc , Hons (Applied Sc)

Corey is a Senior Evidence Analyst for the Centre for Clinical Effectiveness. Corey’s role is predominantly focused around undertaking reviews and evaluation of evidence. Corey is a member of the Cochrane Collaboration Schizophrenia Group, and the Cochrane Musculoskeletal Group. Corey is also a current member of the Anaphylaxis Expert Group formed by the Victorian Paediatric Clinical Network. At Monash Health, Corey also works as a Biomechanist within the Clinical Gait Analysis Services.


Marie Garrubba – Senior Project Officer
BAppSc (Health Science), Grad Cert Clin Res Meth

Marie is a Senior Project Officer for the Centre for Clinical Effectiveness. Marie’s role focuses on undertaking systematic reviews for Monash Health staff, coordinating the development and approval of clinical guidelines as well as a range of activities related to projects coordinated by the CCE team. Marie has also worked on guideline development and research projects in collaboration with Monash University, The Jean Hailes Institute and The Australasian Cochrane Centre.



Gillian Yap – Senior Project Officer
BSc (Hons), MPhil

As a senior project officer in the Centre for Clinical Effectiveness, and the Executive Officer of the Technology/Clinical Practice Committee at Monash Health, Gillian’s role is to facilitate smooth governance activities of the Committee, in ensuring that the introduction of new technology and clinical practices in Monash Health are safe and evidence-based. Gillian’s role also includes conducting evidence-based reviews that aim to inform executive decision-makers.