Presenter: Professor Melissa Stoneham and PHAIWA Team
Audience: Community Groups, Sporting Groups, Businesses, Community Development Practitioners and Health Service Providers
Are you passionate about an issue in your community? Do you want to influence someone to make a change?
Dr Melissa Stoneham is the Director of the Public Health Advocacy Institute of WA (PHAIWA). PHAIWA is an independent public health voice based within Curtin University, that aims to raise the public profile and understanding of public health, develop local networks and create a state-wide umbrella organization capable of influencing public health policy and political agendas.
A number of priorities including Aboriginal health, obesity prevention and children’s health and wellbeing are key focal points for PHAIWA.
Presentation and Workshop Topics will include:
Discover how your community take action to ensure a healthy future for your community, in a world where health and wellbeing being recognized as key to a prosperous community.
Dr Stoneham and the PHAIWA team will share some of her experiences influencing change across WA and in other parts of the world.
Please note registration is required for this event.
This event was brought to you as part of the Envision Armadale Speakers Series:
- Jim Diers - A world of possibilities for our community
- Reimagining Armadale
- Connecting Community and Business
- The power of local knowledge
- Transforming Healthiness into Happiness
Avocados Function Centre
For further information please email CSAdministration@armadale.wa.gov.au or contact 9394 5638