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The National Advisory Group

The primary function of the National Advisory Group (NAG) is to provide expert advice on strategies for optimising outcomes of the Palliative Care Education and Training Collaborative. 

The National  Advisory Group [NAG] will:

  • Advise on service, system, workforce and community issues relating to palliative care and the implications of these for the activities of the Collaborative.
  • Advise on strategies relating to:
    • Promoting the uptake of PEPA by the target groups;
    • Promoting the implementation of the PCC4U curriculum and resources by target groups;
    • Promoting involvement of key stakeholders;
    • Evaluation of PEPA and PCC4U;
    • Ensuring sustainability of Collaborative outcomes.
  • Advise on the additional education and training opportunities to support the objectives of the Collaborative.
Membership Member
Palliative Care Education and Training Collaborative Professor Patsy Yates
Palliative Care Australia Kate Reed-Cox
Palliative Care Nurses Australia Dr Louise Hickman
CareSearch Prof Jennifer Tieman
Australian Allied Health in Palliative Care Dr Katie Hammill
Australian College of Rural and Remote Medicine Dr Louis Christie
Australian and New Zealand Society of Palliative Medicine (ANZSPM) Dr David Holden
Australian Council of Pro Vice-Chancellors and Deans of Health Sciences (ACPDHS) Associate Professor Shane Dempsey
Council of Deans of Nursing and Midwifery (Australian and New Zealand) Dr Susan Lee
Medical Deans Australia and New Zealand A Prof Natasha Michael
Skills IQ Yasmin King CEO
Australian and New Zealand Association for Health Professional Educators (ANZAHPE) Dr Monica Moran
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Reference Group, Palliative Care Education and Training Collaborative Warren Locke 
PEPA National Indigenous Coordinator Nicole Hewlett
PCC4U National Project Manager Kylie Ash
PEPA National Manager Sue Cosgrove