Suzanne Wicks


Sue is a health promotion and injury prevention practitioner who is active in child injury prevention and safety promotion initiatives at state and national levels. She has extensive experience working in both government and non-government sectors. Sue is currently Department Head, Kids Health Child Health Promotion Unit within the Sydney Children’s Hospitals Network. Previous roles have included CEO of Kidsafe WA and, in a step outside injury prevention, Senior Engagement Officer, Department of Prime Minister & Cabinet, Indigenous Affairs in remote WA.

She has a background and qualifications in education, health promotion and public health, including a Master of Public Health. While she is passionate about all aspects of child injury prevention, she has a particular interest in child passenger safety, consumer product safety and playground safety.

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