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New South Wales Branch

Executive Committee Details

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Vice President:  Rachel Katterl
Secretary: Therese Carroll
Treasurer: Kamal Hussein  
General Committee Members:
Claire Phelan, Catriona Bonfiglioli, Dr Mary Osborn, Dr Vanessa Rose
Student Committee Member: Jannah Jones

Scholarships and Awards       

2014 PHAA NSW Branch Scholarship winners:

  • Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander scholarship: Suzanne Gannon
  • Member scholarship: Serene Yoong
  • Rural member scholarship: Monica Alcock
  • Student internship: Jannah Jones

Previous NSW Public Health Impact Award (PHIA) winners (1997-2014)

2014 PHIA winner: Professor Rebecca Ivers for her contribution to injury prevention

Upcoming Events

  • None at this time
Past Events

NSW Branch Annual General Meeting 15 July 2014 Agenda

Keynote speaker: Professor Andrew Wilson: The challenge of sustaining public health strategies in Australia

Speed mentoring: sharing the tools of the trade, 22 May 2014

Mentors: A/Professor Julie Leask, Gabriel Moore, A/Professor Peter Sainsbury, Professor Chris Rissel, Dr Marianne Jauncey, Dr Vicky Sheppeard

 Changes that make a difference: Anti-poverty week, 15 October 2013
Speakers: Stephanie Harvey, Jacqueline Phillips; Joint event with Australian Health Promotion Association

NSW Branch Annual General Meeting 24 July 2013 Agenda
Keynote speaker: Professor Rob Moodie: Profits and Pandemics: prevention of the harmful effects of tobacco, alcohol and ultra-processed food and drink industries.

PHAA Advocacy seminar: Reducing Alcohol related harm, 16 April 2013, Sydney
Panelists: Dr Alex Wodak AM, Professor Kate Conigrave, Mr Michael Thorn, Professor Sandra Jones

 A forum about food, 26 September 2012, Wollongong
Speakers: Professor Sandra Jones, Clare Hughes, Bridget Jarvis & Vanessa John

NSW Branch Annual General Meeting 2 August 2012
Speaker: Miriam Lyons: Big society and Australia: what can Australia learn from the UK's attempt to rapidly shift responsibility from the state to the corporate and community sectors?

NSW Branch Annual Reports

2011/2012 Annual Report
2012/2013 Annual Report
2013/2014 Annual Report

Strategic Plan

NSW Branch PHAA Strategic Plan 2013-2014

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