SVRI Coordinating Group

  • Professor Jill Astbury
    School of Psychology, Victoria University, Australia
  • Dr Gary Barker
    Senior Technical Advisor for Gender, Violence and Rights, International Center for Research on Women
  • Dr Claudia Garcia-Moreno
    WHO Department of Gender, Women and Health, Geneva
  • Alessandra Guedes
    Consultant, Brazil
  • Dr M.E. Khan
    FRONTIERS Program, for the Population Council, India
  • Dr Nduku Kilonzo
    Liverpool VCT, Care & Treatment (LVCT) Kenya
  • Professor Mary Koss
    Regent, University of Arizona
  • Sylvie Olifson-Houriet
    Health Economist, Global Forum for Health Research
  • Dr Tandiar Samir
    Centre for Development Services, Near East Foundation, Egypt
  • Dr Ia Verulashvili
    Women's Center, Georgia
  • Professor Rachel Jewkes
    South African Medical Research Council

SVRI Secretariat

  • Professor Rachel Jewkes
    South African Medical Research Council
  • Liz Dartnall
    Sexual Violence Research Initiative
  • Lizle Loots
    Sexual Violence Research Initiative

Organising Committee

  • Monalisa Hela
    Gender and Health Research Unit, Administrator
  • Mandy Salomo
    Event Manager
  • Meagan Simpson
    Event Co-ordinator
  • Deon Salomo
    Event Co-ordinator

Abstract Review Committee

  • Alessandra Guedes
    Freelance International Health Consultant
  • Claudia Garcia Moreno
    World Health Organisation
  • Debbie Billings
    IPAS Latin America and the Carribean
  • Deepmala Mahla
    Oxfam, GB
  • Dinys Luciano
    Development Connections
  • Doris Bartel
    Care International
  • Elizabeth Westley
    Family Care International
  • Elizabeth Dartnall
    Sexual Violence Research Initiative
  • Gary Barker
    International Center for Research on Women
  • Ia Verulashvili
    Women's Center Georgia
  • Janice Du Mont
    University of Toronto.
  • Jill Astbury
    Victoria University
  • Jill Keesbury
    Population Council
  • Kanchan Mathur
    Institute of Development Studies India
  • Kristen Dunkle
    Emory University
  • Lenore Manderson
    Monash University
  • Malcolm Cowburn
    Sheffield Hallam University
  • Mary Koss
    University of Arizona
  • Michael Flood
    Australia Institute
  • Muborak Sharipova
    Open Asia; WHO Freelance Consultant and Socio-Political Analyst
  • M.E. Khan
    Population Council
  • Naeemah Abrahams
    Medical Research Council, of South Africa
  • Nguyen Thi Hoai Duc
    Institute for Reproductive and Family Health
  • Nicola Christofides
    University of the Witwatersrand
  • Pamela Scully
    Emory University
  • Rachel Jewkes
    Medical Research Council of South Africa
  • Sarah Bott
    Consultant IPPF/WHR
  • Sarah Martin
    Médecins Sans Frontières
  • Sasha Gear
    Centre for the Study of Violence and Reconciliation
  • Shanaaz Mathews
    Medical Research Council of South Africa
  • Tandiar Samir
    Center for development Services Egypt
  • Theresa Batangan
    University of the Philippines
  • Tufail Muhammad
    Child Rights & Abuse Committee, Pakistan Paediatric Association, International Society for Prevention of Child Abuse and Neglect
  • Wynne Russell
    Freelance Consultant - CSDev Associates