WA Department of Health to launch new Incidence and Cost of Injury Report

February 24, 2017

The Western Australian Department of Health will hold a stakeholder briefing on the new Incidence and Cost of Injury in Western Australia 2012 report at Grace Vaughan House in Shenton Park on Tuesday March 28th from 8:30am to 10am. Director Chronic Disease Prevention Directorate Denise Sullivan, Winthrop Professor Fiona Wood and Curtin University Senior Lecturer Dr Delia Hendrie will analyse injury rates across WA and its impact on the WA health system. The briefing will look at the report from a research, policy and practice perspective and speak about how the data can be understood and applied for advocacy and program development.