The Hub Expert Advisory Group announced

SPA has appointed an Expert Advisory Group (EAG) to support the development of The Hub. The EAG will inform the methodology and frameworks in order to produce a highest-quality online resource which is beneficial to everyone working to reduce suicides in Australia.

The EAG consists of members representing a diverse breadth of knowledge and research expertise in suicide prevention, in the areas of lived experience, public health research, clinical research, evaluation, behavioural research and service delivery.

Expert Advisory Group (EAG) Members

Ms Katherine Fairest, Lived Experience representative

Mr Alan Woodward, Lifeline Research Foundation

Dr Alex Hains, Suicide Prevention Collaborative, COORDINARE

Professor Pat Dudgeon, University of Western Australia

Mr Barb Ahmat, University of Western Australia

Mr Marc Bryant, Everymind

Dr Warren Bartik, University of New England

Associate Professor Josephine Anderson, Black Dog Institute

Ms Davina Dressler, Black Dog Institute 

Ms Jacinta Hawgood, Australian Institute for Suicide Research and Prevention

Dr Lennart Reifels, University of Melbourne 

Dr Jo Robinson, Orygen

Ms Vanessa Kennedy, Orygen

Ms Sue Murray, Suicide Prevention Australia

Ms Michelle Kwan, Suicide Prevention Australia