About ELDAC-Acknowledgements


The ELDAC project is funded by the Australian Government Department of Health.

Many people have contributed to its development.

We would like to acknowledge the following organisations and individuals for their involvement in the project.

Queensland University of Technology (QUT) 

  • Prof Patsy Yates, QUT Lead and Project Director
  • Karen Clifton, Project Coordinator (Sector Engagement)
  • Jennifer Gavin, Project Coordinator (Sector Engagement)
  • Diana Harrison, Project Coordinator (Sector Engagement)
  • Rebecca Moore, Project Coordinator (Sector Engagement) 
  • Mariae Leckie, Project Manager 
  • Sue McDonald, Administrative Support
  • Penny Neller, Legal Toolkit Developer
  • Dr John Rosenberg, Interim Project Manager and Technical Resources
  • Susan Taylor, Administration Officer
  • Prof Ben White, Policy Enablement
  • Prof Lindy Willmott, Legal Toolkit Lead

Flinders University of South Australia (FUSA)

  • Prof Jennifer Tieman, FUSA Lead
  • Amanda Adams, Evidence Advisory Database Developer
  • Gail Dooley, Finance and Administration Support
  • Susan Gravier, Project Officer
  • Heather Grigg, Web Development Support
  • Caroline Litster, Research Officer
  • Ruth Murton, Web Development Support
  • Dr Georgia Rowley, Research Associate
  • Moira Mathieson, Administrative Officer
  • Melissa Norris, Communications
  • Samantha Parker, Communications
  • Jane Durbridge, Communications
  • Cameron Shepherd, Web Development Support
  • Paul Tait, Navigation Content Developer
  • Eric Yang, Web Officer

University of Technology Sydney (UTS)

  • Prof Deborah Parker, UTS Lead & Residential Aged Care Toolkit and Home Care Toolkit Lead
  • Dr Holly Mack, Residential Aged Care Toolkit and Home Care Toolkit Developer
  • Zac Vandersman, Research Assistant

Aged & Community Services Australia (ACSA)

  • Deidre Gerathy, PCA Lead
  • Lesley King, Communications
  • Sharon Wilkinson, Communications

Australian Healthcare and Hospitals Association (AHHA)

  • Katharine Silk, AHHA Lead and Primary Care Toolkit Lead
  • Dr Rebecca Haddock, Primary Care Toolkit Development Support
  • Alison Verhoeven, Partnerships and Policy Enablement
  • Kylie Woolcock, Policy Enablement

Catholic Health Australia (CHA)

  • Suzanne Greenwood, CHA Lead and Partnerships
  • Nick Mersiades, Technical Resources

Leading Age Services Australia (LASA)

  • Kate Lawrence-Haynes, LASA Lead

Palliative Care Australia (PCA)

  • Liz Callaghan, PCA Lead
  • Kelly Gourlay,  Policy Enablement
  • Grace Keyworth, Communications
  • Tim van Ierschot, Policy Enablement and Technical Resources

External Contributors

  • Prof Liz Forbat, Australian Catholic University (ACU), Partnerships
  • Dr Lisa Fodero, Health Consult, Project Evaluation
  • Dr Abby Kamalakanthan, Health Consult, Project Evaluation
  • Seona Powell, Health Consult, Project Evaluation

National Reference Group

  • Carolanne Barkla, Aged Rights Advocacy Services
  • Lisa Collison, Australian Primary Health Care Nurses
  • Dr Karen Detering, Advanced Care Planning Australia
  • Samantha Edmonds, LGBTI Health Alliance
  • Cristina Giusti, Federation of Ethnic Communities' Councils of Australia (FECCA)
  • Jason Thomson, Australian Institute of Health and Welfare (AIHW)
  • Janine Mohamed, Congress of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Nurses and Midwives (CATSINaM)
  • Emeritus Prof Malcolm Parker, University of Queensland (UQ)
  • Dr Louise Schaper, Health Informatics Society of Australia (HISA)
  • Kaele Stokes, Dementia Australia
  • Ian Yates, Council on the Ageing (COTA)

Page updated 25 February 2019