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 .
Palliative Care Education and Training Collaborative Professor Patsy Yates
Palliative Care Australia Liz Callaghan
Palliative Care Nurses Australia Dr Susan Lee
CareSearch Jennifer Tieman
Australian Allied Health in Palliative Care Katie Hammill
Australian College of Rural and Remote Medicine Dr Louis Christie
Australian and New Zealand Society of Palliative Medicine (ANZSPM) Dr Alexandra Clinch
Australian Council of Pro Vice-Chancellors and Deans of Health Sciences (ACPDHS) Professor Esther May
Council of Deans of Nursing and Midwifery (Australian and New Zealand) Dr Susan Lee
Program of Experience in the Palliative Approach (PEPA) Indigenous National Coordinator Catherine Jacka
PCC4U National Project Manager Kylie Ash
PEPA National Project Manager Karen Innes-Walker
Chair, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Reference Group, Palliative Care Education and Training Collaborative Warren Locke