National safety priorities in mental health: a national plan for reducing harm

Appendix 1 - Safety and Quality in Mental Health Partnership Group Membership

Page last updated: October 2005

The membership of the National Mental Health Working Group's Safety and Quality in Mental Health Partnership Group as at February 2005 is:

Dr Aaron Groves, National Mental Health Working Group (Chair)
Dr Rowan Davidson, Western Australian representative
Dr Cassandra Griffin, Queensland representative
Associate Professor Amgad Tanaghow, Victorian representative
Dr Peter Norrie, Tasmanian representative
Dr Peggy Brown, Australian Capital Territory representative
Dr Grant Sara, New South Wales representative
Dr Jonathan Phillips, South Australian representative
Ms Bronwyn Hendry, Northern Territory representative
Ms Anna Saminsky, consumer nominee
Mr Tony Fowke, carer nominee
Dr Yvonne White, Strategic Planning Group for Private Psychiatric Services
Ms Suzy Saw, Australian Government representative
Ms Liz Ruck, Office of the Safety and Quality Council representative
Dr Andrew Wilson, Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists
Ms Ruth Catchpoole, Information Strategy Committee representative
Mr Jeremy Skipworth, New Zealand Ministry of Health representative

Alternate membership and delegates:

Dr Bill Pring, Strategic Planning Group for Private Psychiatric Services
Mr Phillip Taylor, Strategic Planning Group for Private Psychiatric Services
Dr David Barton, Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists
Ms Rebecca Graham and Ms Magdelena Madden, South Australia
Ms Christine Waller, Australian Capital Territory