Marissa has experience as a cancer pharmacist in both Australia and the United Kingdom. She completed her Master of Health Management in 2013 and Postgraduate Diploma of Clinical Pharmacy in 2018. Her interests include: the safe and effective use of oral cancer therapies, developing the role of the cancer pharmacist in the day unit setting, strategic planning, and quality improvement projects. Marissa has been a guest tutor and lecturer at local universities. She is currently Team Leader of Cancer Services in the Pharmacy Department, Princess Alexandra Hospital, Brisbane.