Our structure and governance

The Australian Partnership Prevention Centre

Governance Authority

As the group to which the Sax Institute is accountable for the Prevention Centre’s operation, the Governance Authority is responsible for providing advice, approving the annual work plan and budget while also advising on the sustainability of the Centre. Its members are representatives from each of the Funding Partners, including representation from the Sax Institute. The Head, Prevention acts as chairperson.


Head, Prevention

The Head of Prevention at the Sax Institute has overall responsibility for strategic leadership. This includes accountability for Prevention Centre performance and impact and ensuring the program of work continues to be collaboratively developed and meets the needs of its funding partners and other stakeholders.

Prevention Centre staff

Management and administration

The Prevention Centre is managed by the Sax Institute in collaboration with its funding partners.

Australia’s leading researchers, policy makers and practitioners in prevention

NHMRC Partnership Centre for Better Health Investigators 2013 to 2023