Debbie Scott

Debbie Scott

Associate Professor Debbie Scott is a public health researcher with a nursing background and applies that perspective to the use of data to inform the development of policy and prevention strategies. Her research focuses on surveillance methodologies and the use of surveillance data to improve the understanding of the suicide, self-harm and mental health thereby reducing harms associated with their intersections. Debbie has collaborated with The World Health Organisation (WHO), UNICEF and International Society for Prevention of Child Abuse and Neglect (ISPCAN) on data quality issues and surveillance methodologies. Debbie is a member of the Australasian Injury Prevention Network (AIPN) Executive and the Chair of the AIPN Alcohol and Drug in Injury Subcommittee.

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  • Organization
    Turning Point
  • Profession
    Strategic Lead of The National Addiction and Mental Health Surveillance Unit
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14 October 2021
08:30 - 10:00 CEST Geneva | 17:30-19:00 AEDT Melbourne
Debbie Scott (Turning Point), Jane Fisher AO (Monash University), Meng Law (Monash University)...
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