About Know Injury

We are the Know Injury team.

Know Injury enhance the capacity of practitioners and organisations to deliver evidence informed activities. Our ultimate goal is to prevent injuries in Western Australia.

To achieve this we focus on three elements: Know, Learn, Connect.

  • Knowing injury topics
  • Learning how to adopt a public health approach to deliver injury prevention activities
  • Connecting with others in the injury prevention sector

The Know Injury team provides knowledge and skills as well as networking and partnership opportunities, enabling practitioners to deliver evidence informed injury prevention activities.

The Know Injury Team

Here at Know Injury, we are a team of skilled professionals dedicated to helping the injury prevention sector prevent injuries in Western Australia. 

Emily Anderson, Policy and Sector Support Manager
Samantha Dowling, Partnership and Sector Engagement Coordinator
Alyson Elari, Policy and Sector Support Officer
Catrina Wold, Evidence and Practice Lead
Roisin Sweeney, Evidence and Practice Officer

Familiarise yourself with the Know, Learn, Connect resources via the Know Injury Knowledge Hub or by contacting one of our team members via [email protected] or (08) 6166 7688.

Know Injury was established in 2014 and built upon the activities of the Partnership and Sector Development Program, Injury Prevention Sector Development Project, the Injury Prevention Professional Development and Capacity Building Project.

Know Injury is coordinated by Injury Matters and our principal supporter is the Department of Health WA. Other key partners and supporters include: Collaboration for Evidence, Research, and Impact in Public Health, Curtin University and Australian Safe Communities Foundation.

Know Injury acknowledges the Traditional Custodians of the lands and waters throughout Western Australia and pays respects to Elders past and present. We recognise the importance of continued connection to culture, country and community for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.