Organisational structure

The Prevention Centre team includes many of Australia’s leading researchers, policy makers and practitioners in prevention. To find people working on a specific project, please see Our Work or visit our A-Z list to search our network alphabetically.

Co-Director Professor Andrew Wilson, The Australian Prevention Partnership Centre

Co-Director Professor Lucie Rychetnik, The Australian Prevention Partnership Centre

Professor Adrian Bauman, University of Sydney

Dr Louise Freebairn, ACT Health

Professor Billie Giles Corti, RMIT University

Professor Penny Hawe, University of Sydney

Professor Sally Redman, The Sax Institute

Associate Professor Gary Sacks, Deakin University

Andrew Milat, NSW Health

Associate Professor Luke Wolfenden, University of Newcastle


Professor Andrew Wilson, Co-Director

Professor Lucie Rychetnik, Co-Director

Ainsley Burgess, Communications Manager

Diana Freeman, Operations Manager

Elly Howse, Research Fellow

Associate Professor Michelle Irving, Knowledge Mobilisation Lead

Helen Loughlin, Senior Communications Officer

Kathryn Placencia, Project Officer

Advisers

Dr Jo Mitchell, Senior Adviser

Helen Signy, Science Communications Adviser, CERI

Chief Investigator

Professor Andrew Wilson, The University of Sydney

Research-based Lead Investigators

Professor Adrian Bauman, The University of Sydney

Professor Rob Carter, Deakin University

Professor Billie Giles-Corti, RMIT University

Professor Penny Hawe, The University of Sydney

Professor Sally Redman, The Sax Institute

System-based Lead Investigators

Alan Philp, ACT Health

Sandro Demaio, VicHealth

Associate Professor Sarah Thackway, NSW Ministry of Health

Associate Professor Siobhan Harpur, Tasmania Department of Health

Katina D’Onise, South Australia Department for Health and Wellbeing

Professor Melanie Wakefield, Cancer Council Victoria

Additional Investigators

Professor Steve Allender, Deakin University

Professor Sanchia Aranda, formerly Cancer Council Australia

Associate Professor Jo-An Atkinson, University of Sydney

Professor Louise Baur, University of Sydney, The Children’s Hospital at Westmead Clinical School

Professor Jenny Bowman, University of Newcastle

Professor Rosemary Calder, The Australian Health Policy Collaboration, Victoria University

Professor Alan Cass, Menzies School of Health Research, Darwin

Dr Katie Conte, University of Sydney

Professor Sandra Eades, Curtin University

Professor Sharon Friel, Australian National University

Ms Kate Garvey, Partnership Development, DHHS, Tasmania

Dr Anne Grunseit, University of Sydney

Professor Stephen Jan, Head, Health Economics Program, The George Institute for Global Health

Professor Amanda Lee, University of Queensland

Dr Geoff McDonnell, Adaptive Care Systems

Dr Scott McKeown, DHHS Tasmania

Dr Andrew Milat, NSW Ministry of Health

Dr Jo Mitchell, formerly Director, Centre for Population Health, NSW Ministry of Health

Dr Therese Riley, Therese Riley Consulting

Professor Chris Rissel, formerly NSW Office of Preventive Health

Dr Samantha Rowbotham, University of Sydney

Dr Jan Shanthosh, The George Institute

Professor Alison Venn, University of Tasmania

Professor John Wiggers, University of Newcastle

Associate Professor Luke Wolfenden, University of Newcastle

Associate Professor Jo-An Atkinson, University of Sydney

Professor Adrian Bauman, University of Sydney

Professor Louise Baur AM, University of Sydney

Dr Carissa Bonner, University of Sydney

Professor Jenny Bowman, University of Newcastle

Professor Fiona Blyth AM, University of Sydney

Professor Sharon Friel, Australian National University

Professor Rebecca Ivers, UNSW Sydney

Professor Amanda Lee, University of Queensland

Associate Professor Sumithra Muthayya, Sax Institute

Associate Professor Gary Sacks, Deakin University

Professor Anna Peeters, Deakin University

Dr Martin McNamara, The Sax Institute

Professor Helen Skouteris, Monash University

Professor Helena Teede, Monash University

Professor Andrew Wilson, University of Sydney

Professor Diane Finegood, Simon Fraser University, BC, Canada

Professor Ray Ison, Open University, UK

Professor Garry Jennings, University of Sydney

Professor Mike Kelly, Institute of Public Health, University of Cambridge, UK