Committee Membership

The Centre for Social Research in Health has established relationships with other research institutions, universities, government bodies, non-government organisations, and the community, with staff serving on the following committees:


  • 9th Asia-Pacific Conference on Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights: Scientific and Programme Committee, Peter Aggleton
  • AIDS Fonds, The Netherlands: Scientific Advisory Council, John de Wit
  • AIDS Impact Conferences: International Scientific Committee, John de Wit
  • HepHIV 2017 Conference: Organising Committee, John de Wit (part year)
  • HIV in Europe: Steering Committee, John de Wit
  • International Association for the Study of Sexuality, Culture and Society: General Assembly, Peter Aggleton
  • International Network of Hepatitis in Substance Users (INHSU) Conference: Organising Committee, Carla Treloar


  • 2016 Australasian Sexual Health Conference: Scientific Committee, Peter Aggleton
  • Australasian HIV/AIDS Conference: Theme B Committee: Managing HIV, Limin Mao; Theme C Committee: Preventing HIV, Martin Holt; Theme D Committee: Social, Political and Cultural Aspects of HIV, Christy Newman
  • Australasian Viral Hepatitis Conference: Community and Social Research Theme, Carla Treloar (Co-Chair); Organising Committee, Carla Treloar
  • Australian Research Centre in Sex, Health and Society: BBV and STI Strategic Directions Committee, Carla Treloar
  • Communicable Diseases Network Australia: National Blood-borne Virus and Sexually Transmissible Infections Surveillance Sub-Committee, Limin Mao
  • Hepatitis Australia: World Hepatitis Day Advisory Committee & Health Promotion Conference Organising Committee, Carla Treloar
  • The Australian Sociological Association (TASA): Executive Committee, Joanne Bryant & Christy Newman (Ex-officio and alternate years)


  • ACON: Board of Directors, John de Wit; National Gay Men's HIV and Sexual Health Education Program Project Advisory Group, Martin Holt; Research Ethics Review Committee, Toby Lea & Limin Mao
  • ASHM NSW Workforce Development Program: Advisory Committee, Carla Treloar
  • BBV & STI Research, Intervention and Strategic Evaluation Program (BRISE): Hepatitis C Estimates and Projections Reference Group, Carla Treloar
  • Community Restorative Centre NSW: Jailbreak Consultative Health Project, Carla Treloar
  • Hepatitis NSW: Medical and Research Advisory Panel, Carla Treloar
  • Heterosexual HIV/AIDS Service: Heterosexual HIV/AIDS Advisory Group, Asha Persson
  • Ministry of Health, NSW Government: Ministerial Advisory Committee on Hepatitis - Prevention Sub-Committee, NSP Planning Network & Hepatitis B and C Strategies Implementation Committee, Carla Treloar; STI Expert Data Working Group, Limin Mao
  • Multicultural HIV and Hepatitis Service (MHAHS): Advisory Committee, Carla Treloar (Chair)
  • NSW STI in Gay Men Action GROUP (STIGMA): Limin Mao
  • NSW Users & AIDS Association (NUAA): Deregulation of Needle and Syringe Provision Advisory Group, Peer Link Advisory Group & Research Ethics Advisory Group, Carla Treloar; Users’ News Editorial Advisory Committee, Jake Rance
  • Pozhet: Advisory Committee, Christy Newman
  • Relationships Australia NSW and ACON: ANROWS Perpetrator Research Project Advisory Committee, Christy Newman
  • South East Sydney Local Health District (SESLHD): Consumer Participation in AOD Services Project Advisory Committee, Jake Rance; HepCheck 1-2-3 Steering Committee, Carla Treloar
  • St Vincent's Hospital: Stimulant Clinic Evaluation Advisory Group, Carla Treloar
  • Victorian PrEP Accord: Committee, Dean Murphy


  • Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences: Faculty Board, John de Wit (part year); Faculty Academic Board, Martin Holt & Christy Newman; Higher Degree Committee, Loren Brener; Faculty Executive Team Committee, Carla Treloar; Practical Justice Initiative, Peter Aggleton (Director); Professorial Promotion Committee, Peter Aggleton; Research Committee, Carla Treloar; Social Policy Research Centre Research Committee, Asha Persson (External Grants Assessor)
  • The Kirby Institute: Annual Surveillance Report Advisory Committee, Limin Mao