2017 EHPA Symposium

Sep 2017
20th
09:00 AM
Melbourne Convention Exhibition Centre, 1 Convention Centre Place South Wharf Victoria Australia 3006

Speakers

Andrew Lanchbery

Senior Technical Compliance Officer, Water Program, Department of Health and Human Services
Andrew has worked in various roles in the water industry in Australia over the past 20 years. He... More

Angela Minglis

Senior Environmental Health Officer, City of Melbourne
Angela graduated from Swinburne in 1989 and has worked  as an EHO for a number of Councils... More

Aunty Joy Murphy AO

Chairperson of The Australian Indigenous Consultative Assembly.
Aunty Joy Murphy, AO, is an Indigenous Australian and senior Wurundjeri elder of the Kulin... More

Ben Lees

Manager Local Government Unit, NSW Food Authority
Ben Lees, Executive Officer at NSW Food Authority, is an EHO on a mission to reduce foodborne... More

Bert Zerbst

Specialist Applied Scientist, noise management, Environment Protection Authority Victoria
  Bert has an Associate Diploma of Engineering (Electronics) obtained from Swinburne... More

Cameron Huntington

Senior Food Safety Policy Officer, Department of Health and Human Services
Cameron is a Senior Food Safety Policy Officer and has been with Department's food safety unit... More

Carla Hutchinson

Specialist Advisor Dairy, Ministry for Primary Industries
Carla Hutchinson graduated from Massey University having obtained a Bachelor of Technology... More

Catherine Feeney

Health Protection Officer, Water Unit, Department of Health and Human Services
Catherine graduated in Ireland in 2008 with a Bsc Hons Environmental Health. Since then she has... More

Chris Bydder

Team Leader, Field EPA Metropolitan Operations, Environment Protection Authority Victoria
Chris has a master’s degree in Environmental Engineering and Honours degree in Chemistry.... More

Dr Andrea Hinwood

Chief Environmental Scientist, Environment Protection Authority Victoria
Dr Andrea Hinwood (B.Sc., M.AppSc., PhD) is an accomplished environmental scientist with... More

Dr Brett Sutton

Deputy Chief Health Officer, Department of Health and Human Services
Deputy Chief Health Officer - Communicable Disease at the Victorian Department of Health and... More

Dr Clare Looker

Principal Public Health Medical Officer, Department of Health and Human Services
Speaker Biography – Dr Clare Looker Clare is a public health registrar at the Department... More

Dr Heather Haines

Manager, Food Policy Program, Department of Health and Human Services
Heather Haines started her career as a medical laboratory scientist in microbiology late last... More

Elliot Hill

Department of Health & Human Services
Elliot Hill Elliot Hill is a Food Safety Science Officer, in the food safety and regulation... More

Emma Gaul

Project Manager, Food Safety Unit, Department of Health and Human Services
Emma is a Project Manager in the Food Safety Unit at the Department of Health.

Gabrielle Allen

Senior Food Science Officer, Department of Health and Human Services
Gabrielle is a qualified food technologist and has had working experience within the food... More

Gary Smith

Manager Systems and Program Development, Food Safety Unit, Department of Health and Human Services
Gary is an EHO with business and post graduate management qualifications. Gary has worked as an... More

Glenn Howard

Team Leader Environmental Health, Cardinia Shire Council, Kernow Environmental Services
Glenn was appointed as Team Leader of Environmental Health at Shire of Cardinia in 2012. In... More

Grainne O'Sullivan

Environmental Health Officer, Hume City Council
Graduating in Ireland 2010 with a Bachelor of science Environmental Health, Grainne worked with... More

Julie Johns

Immunisation Administration Co-ordinator, Kernow Environmental Services
Julie has been the Immunisation Administration Coordinator with Kernow Environmental Services... More

Karen Fletcher

Regulatory Policy Officer, Department of Health and Human Services
Karen Fletcher is a regulatory policy officer in the Health Protection Branch of  the... More

Kim Rogerson

Environmental Health Officer, City of Greater Dandenong
Kim has been involved in the food industry for over 35 years. Her history with food began in... More

Lauren Bruce

Editor, GRAM Magazine

Linda Fortey

Senior Environmental Health Officer, City of Melbourne
Linda currently works as a Senior Environmental Health officer at the City of Melbourne where... More

Lisa Hughes

Principal, gtk Consulting
Lisa has worked as an Environmental Health professional for 15 years, specialising in food... More

Louisa Dicker

Senior Associate, Litigation and Dispute Resolution, Macpherson Kelley
Within the local government authorities sector, Louisa is a highly sought after prosecutor and... More

Maria Dray

Senior Environmental Health Officer, City of Melbourne
Maria commenced her career in Environmental Health at the City of Melbourne in 2001 as an IBL... More

Maribel Alfaro

Environmental Health Officer, Darebin City Council
Maribel has worked as a Health Officer since 1999. A long standing member of the Darebin Health... More

Matthew Butlin

Red Tape Commissioner, Department of Treasury and Finance
Matthew Butlin has been the Victorian Red Tape Commissioner since September 2015 and was... More

Paul Goldsmith

Department of Health and Human Services
Paul is a qualified food technologist and has had working experience within the food industry... More

Philip Montalto

Senior Project Officer, Food Safety Unit, Department of Health and Human Services
Philip Montalto was an EHO for 15 years at a number of local councils throughout the state.... More

Professor Charles Guest

Chief Health Officer, Department of Health and Human Services
Professor Charles Guest is Victoria's Chief Health Officer, and past President of the... More

Richard Anthony

CEO & Head Trainer, EZE Training
I have a passion for creating safety awareness in Skin Penetration services within the Body... More

Robert Ishak

Chairman, William Roberts Lawyers
Robert Ishak is co-founder and chairman of William Roberts Lawyers Robert has a bachelor of... More

Roy Russell

Environmental Health Officer, Melton City Council
Roy graduated from Melbourne University with a Bachelor of Science (Microbiology) and worked as... More

Sally Symes

Food Policy Team, Department of Health and Human Services
Sally works in the Food Policy team in the Food Safety Unit, Department of Health and Human... More

Sandra Olivier

Research Scientist, CSIRO Agriculture and Food
Sandra is a food microbiologist in the Food Safety and Stability Group at the CSIRO. Since 2003,... More

Sarah Annells

National President, Environmental Health Professionals Australia Ltd
Sarah graduated from Flinders University with a Bachelor of Applied Science (Environmental... More

Shannon McKiernan

Principal, Assure Consulting
Shannon is considered one of Environmental Health’s outstanding leaders. He continues to... More

Simon Waller

Simon is the author of two books, ​The Digital Champion: Connecting the dots between... More

Stephen Pellissier

Manager Immunisation, Department of Health and Human Services
Stephen has over thirty years’ experience in the immunisation and public health fields.... More

Tammy Gelley

Manager, Public Health Unit, Glen Eira City Council
Tammy is a highly skilled and knowledgeable public health professional, who successfully... More

Tikiri Seneviratne

Projects and Finance Officer, Department of Health and Human Services
Tikiri Seneviratne works in the Food Safety Unit at the Department of Health and Human Services... More

Tim Eaton

A/Chief Executive Officer, Environment Protection Authority Victoria
Tim is currently the Executive Director of Assessments where he leads about 100 staff making... More

Tony Gullone

Coordinator Public Health, Hume City Council
Tony’s first role as an EHO started in 1998 at the City of Darebin soon after graduating,... More

Tony Murphy

Acting Emergency Management Commissioner, Director, Capability and Response, Emergency Management Victoria
Tony Murphy is the Deputy Commissioner and Director of Capability and Response for Emergency... More