The Australasian Injury Prevention Network is a volunteer run, membership based association managed by an Executive Committee elected via the Network’s Annual General Meeting.
The current Executive Committee features the following industry leaders:
|President:||Dr Ben Beck, Monash University|
|Past President:||Professor Rebecca Ivers, University of NSW|
|Secretary:||Rachel Meade, Injury Matters, Western Australia|
|Treasurer:||Suzanne Wicks, NSW Health|
|Indigenous representative:||Keziah Bennett-Brook, The George Institute for Global Health,
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders representative
|Mareta Hunt, Safekids Aotearoa, Maori representative|
|General Committee Members:||Amy Peden, Royal Life Saving Society – Australia|
|Kate Hunter, The George Institute for Global Health|
|Kirsten Vallmuur, QUT|
|Russ Milner, WA Health|
|Dr Bridget Kool, The University of Auckland|
|Isaac Carlson, ACC NZ|
|Ex officio members||Professor Rebecca Ivers, University of NSW|
The Network features a wide variety of members representing all facets of injury prevention and safety promotion including research, policy, practice and education.
Many members are internationally regarded as experts in their fields, and contribute extensively to the development and implementation of injury prevention research and policy throughout Australia and overseas.
Intentional Injury Subcommittee
The Intentional Injury Subcommittee has updated the AIPN Interpersonal Violence Position Paper and it was ratified by the Executive Committee. Please comment and send your thoughts and suggestions through to Debbie Scott, Chair of the Subcommittee, by Tuesday 6 November so that the document can be ratified by the membership at the AGM on 13 November.