Ms. Helen Berry

Professor Helen Berry MA, BSc, BAppPsych, PhD is a widely published and awarded psychiatric epidemiologist specialising in health and wellbeing in the context of climate change, social capital and complex disadvantage in Australia, Europe and Asia with a particular focus on comparing circumstances in urban, rural and remote settings. She holds honourary professorships at the The Australian National University and at the University of Canberra where she is also a Distinguished Alumna. She is a Member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors and a consultant to government in evidence-based policy and the policy-research relationship.

“A decent life for everyone, no matter who you are or where you live – making sure that future generations will have the same opportunity.”