Media Release – International speakers announced for national suicide prevention conference.

16 December 2014

“Is evidence only that which is labelled academically robust? What about what works or doesn’t in community programs? The voices of lived experience? Is it time to re-evaluate our definitions of good and poor evidence when it comes to suicide prevention?”

Sue Murray, CEO of Suicide Prevention Australia invites rigorous debate on the theme Changing Systems, Changing Lives – The Intersection of Research, Policy, Practice and Lived Experience at the 2015 National Suicide Prevention Conference, being held in Hobart from 26 to 29 July 2015.

Sharing the stage with Australian experts, will be three internationally recognised speakers:

• Professor Rory O’Connor (UK)

• Professor Heidi Hjelmeland (Norway)

• Dr DeQuincy Lezine (USA).

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17 December 2014
Sue Murray, CEO of Suicide Prevention Australia invites rigorous debate on the theme Changing Systems, Changing Lives – The Intersection of Research, Policy, Practice and Lived Experience at the 2015 National Suicide Prevention Conference, being held in Hobart from 26 to 29 July 2015.