Carmen graduated from Monash University and has been practising full-time in general practice since February 2017 in Bacchus Marsh. She is a registrar in the General Practice Training Program studying towards the Fellowship of the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners. She has completed a Diploma in Child Health through the Children's Hospital, Westmead and the University of Sydney. Previously Carmen has worked at Bendigo Hospital and the Monash Medical Centre, as well as general practice placements in Bendigo and Swan Hill. Carmen has interests in paediatrics, women's health, and aged care.