Review of Pandemic Orders

Hearings and Transcripts

 

Monday 31 January 2022

Time Witness Presentation Transcripts

12.00pm

Department of Health
Professor Brett Sutton
Chief Health Officer

Ms Nicole Brady
Deputy Secretary, Public Health Policy and Strategy

Ms Jacinda de Witts
Deputy Secretary and General Counsel, Regulatory, Risk, Integrity and Legal

pdfPresentation887.75 KB


pdfTranscript2.28 MB
pdfQON251.28 KB
pdfAddendum to QON375.36 KB

 

Thursday 17 February 
Live broadcast of the hearing can be viewed here

Time Witness Presentation Transcripts 
8.45am Alfred Health
Professor Andrew Way
Chief Executive Officer

Kethley Fallon
Chief Nursing Officer
 

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Northern Health
Debra Bourne
Chief Operating Officer

Dr Saliya Hewagama
Infectious Diseases Physician
 
10.00am Royal Children's Hospital
Bernadette McDonald
Chief Executive Officer

Maria Flynn
Executive Director, Nursing and Allied Health
 

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Royal Women's Hospital
Dr Sue Matthews
Chief Executive Officer

Damian Gibney
COVID Commander
 
11.25am Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre
Professor Shelley Dolan
Chief Executive Officer
 

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1.00pm Central Gippsland Health Service
Mark Dykgraaf
Chief Executive Officer
 

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pdfQON229.79 KB

2.15pm NCN Health
Jacque Phillips
Chief Executive Officer
 

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pdfQON190.31 KB

 

Tuesday 1 March 2022
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Time Witness Presentation Transcripts
8.30am Goulburn Valley Health
Matt Sharp
Chief Executive Officer
 

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pdfQON206.80 KB

9.45am Ballarat Health Services
Dale Fraser
Chief Executive Officer

Mick Kirby
Interim Executive Director Aged Operations
 

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11.15am Shepparton Villages
Veronica Jamison
Chief Executive Officer

Jeanette Powell
Board Director and Vice President
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1.15pm Palliative Care Victoria
Professor Violet Platt
Chief Executive Officer

Kelly Rogerson
Board Chair
 

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2.30pm Council on the Ageing
Tina Hogarth-Clarke
Chief Executive Officer, COTA Victoria

Corey Irlam
Deputy Chief Executive, COTA  Australia
  pdfTranscript490.93 KB

 

Friday 4 March 2022
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Time Witness Presentation Transcripts 
10.30am Department of Health
Professor Euan Wallace
Secretary

Jacinda de Witts
Deputy Secretary and General Counsel, Regulatory, Risk, Integrity and Legal

Jeroen Weimar
Commander, COVID-19 Response

Nicole Brady
Deputy Secretary Public Health Policy and Strategy

Jodie Geissler
Deputy Secretary Commissioning and System Improvement
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pdfTranscript549.22 KB
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1.00pm Hon. Martin Foley MP
Minister for Health

Professor Euan Wallace
Secretary

Nicole Brady
Deputy Secretary Public Health Policy and Strategy
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Tuesday 29 March 2022
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Time Witness Presentation Transcripts
8.45am Service Victoria
Jo de Morton
Chief Executive Officer
 

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pdfQON1.34 MB

10.00am Victorian Infectious Disease Reference Laboratory
Professor Deborah Williamson
Director
 

pdfTranscript536.26 KB
pdfQON201.82 KB

11.30am Healius Pathology
Ian McPhan
Chief Operations Officer
 

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1.15pm Office of the Information Commissioner Victoria
Sven Bluemmel
Information Commissioner 

Rachel Dixon
Privacy and Data Protection Deputy Commissioner 

Joanne Kummrow
Public Access Deputy Commissioner 

 

pdfTranscript449.56 KB
pdfSupplementary Evidence 366.13 KB

2.30pm Swifts Creek P-12 School
Robert Boucher 
Principal 

McKinnon Secondary College
Pitsa Binnion
Principal

  pdfTranscript867.06 KB
4.00pm Independent Schools Victoria
Peter Roberts
Head of School Services

Dr Heather Schnagl AM
ISV Ambassador
  pdfTranscript392.66 KB

 

Friday 29 April 2022
Live broadcast of the hearing can be viewed here

Time Witness Presentation Transcripts

8.45am

Dr Neil Coventry
Chief Psychiatrist

Anna Love
Chief Mental Health Nurse
 pdfPresentation779.71 KB

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10.00am BeyondBlue
Georgie Harman
Chief Executive Officer

Alastair Stott
Chief Services Officer
 

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11.30am Mental Health Victoria
John Foley
Acting Deputy Chief Executive Officer
  pdfTranscript246.96 KB 
1.15pm Yourtown
Kathryn Mandla
Head, Advocacy and Research

Headspace
Jason Trethowan
Chief Executive Officer
 

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2.30pm Professor Joseph Ibrahim  

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4.00pm The Royal Australian & New Zealand College of Psychiatrists
Dr Kerryn Rubin
Member, Victorian Branch Committee

Australian Association of Psychologists Inc
Tegan Carrison
Executive Director

Amanda Curran
Chief Services Officer
 

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pdfQON208.46 KB
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Friday 13 May 2022
Live broadcast of the hearing can be viewed here

Time Witness  Presentation Transcripts
9.00am Victorian Mental Illness Awareness Council
Craig Wallace
Chief Executive Officer

Neil Turton-Lane
NDIS Manager

Shellie Braverman
Advocate

  pdfTranscript387.09 KB
10.15am Shadow Pandemic Victoria
Jacquie Blackwell
Co-founder

Moran Dvir
Co-founder
  pdfTranscript442.81 KB
11.45am

Victorian Alcohol and Drug Association (VAADA)
Sam Biondo
Executive Officer

Dave Taylor
Policy and Media

  pdfTranscript569.81 KB     pdfQON x 2 attachments1.08 MB

 

Thursday 16 June 2022
Live broadcast of the hearing can be viewed here

Time Witness  Presentation Transcripts 
8.45am Burnet Institute
Professor Margaret Hellard AM
Deputy Director (Programs)
  pdfTranscript478.50 KB
10.00am Doherty Institute
Professor Jodie McVernon 
  pdfTranscript409.83 KB
11.30am Ambulance Victoria
Matt McCrohan
AV Deputy Commander COVID-19

Sarah Crema
Workplace Relations Strategy Lead   
  pdfTranscript510.49 KB
1.15pm Professor Catherine Bennett
Professor Nancy Baxter
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2.30pm Australian Nurses and Midwifery Federation
Lisa Fitzpatrick
ANMF (Vic Branch) Secretary

 

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Last Updated on Thursday, 14 July 2022