2022 Victorian Commencement Dinner
Wednesday 16 March 2022
Time: 6pm AEDT
Location: RACV Club, 501 Bourke Street, Melbourne, Victoria 3000
18:00 – Guest arrival
18:30 – Guests move into room
19:00 – Entree served
19:30 – Professor Brett Sutton presentation
20:30 – Main served
21:30 – Tea and coffee served
22:30 – Event conclusion / guests depart
Dr Brett Sutton
Chief Health Officer, Victoria
Professor Brett Sutton is Victoria’s Chief Health Officer. The Chief Health Officer undertakes a variety of statutory functions under health and food-related legislation. He also provides expert clinical and scientific advice and leadership on issues impacting public health.
Professor Sutton has extensive experience and clinical expertise in public health and communicable diseases, gained through emergency medicine and field-based international work, including in Afghanistan and Timor-Leste. He represents Victoria on a number of key national bodies including the AHPPC (Australian Health Protection Principal Committee). He is also Chief Human Biosecurity Officer for Victoria. Professor Sutton has a keen interest in tropical medicine and the incorporation of palliative care practice into humanitarian responses.
Professor Sutton is a Fellow of the Royal Society for Public Health, a Fellow of the Australasian College of Tropical Medicine and a Fellow of the Australasian Faculty of Public Health Medicine (AFPHM). He is also a member of the Faculty of Travel Medicine.
Fellows are encouraged to circulate the event information to their networks.
They are also encouraged to register early to avoid disappointment as the venue has limited capacity.