Investigators and Partner Organisations

Chief investigators:

  • Prof Sharon Goldfeld (Lead Chief Investigator), University of Melbourne Department of Paediatrics, Royal Children’s Hospital, Murdoch Children's Research Institute
  • Prof Billie Giles-Corti, RMIT University, Melbourne
  • Prof Robert Tanton, NATSEM, University of Canberra
  • A/Prof Sally Brinkman, University of Western Australia Centre for Child Health Research
  • Prof Ilan Katz, Social Policy Research Centre, University of New South Wales
  • A/Prof Geoff Woolcock, Griffith University

Federal and state government partner organisations:

  • Australian Government Department of Education and Training
  • Australian Bureau of Statistics
  • Victorian Department of Education and Training
  • Australian Capital Territory Community Services Directorate
  • Children’s Health Queensland Hospital and Health Service
  • South Australia Department for Education and Child Development
  • New South Wales Department of Education and Communities
  • Queensland Department of Education, Training and Employment
  • New South Wales Department of Family and Community Services 

Non-government partner organisations:

  • The Smith Family
  • Murdoch Children's Research Institute
  • Wesley Mission Brisbane
  • The Benevolent Society
  • Uniting Care 

Other collaborating organisations:

  • University of British Columbia (Canada)
  • Mount Saint Vincent University (Canada)
  • University of California, Los Angeles (USA)

Philanthropic partner:

  • John Cameron Foundation