WA Preventative Health Summit

By invitation from Minister for Health, the Hon. Roger Cook, WoWA CEO Larry Jorgensen attended the recent Preventative Health Summit in March, convened by the Department of Health, Mental Health Commission and Healthway.

A wide range of issues were covered by invited speakers. See more information here and link to a video recording of each session here (session 3 is focused on alcohol and health) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TmfgcNnhrdM#action=share

In summarising the outcomes of the Summit Larry noted that, “the WA wine industry looks forward to working with the WA government to develop strategies that are targeted to achieve the best results in reducing harmful alcohol consumption while minimising unnecessary negative impacts on the broader community.”