SA-NT DataLink
Supporting health, social and economic research, education and policy in South Australia and the Northern Territory.

Governance of SA NT DataLink

In accordance with the current SA NT DataLink Consortium Agreement SA NT DataLink is governed by the Steering Committee with representation from all Consortium members.

SA NT DataLink Steering Committee members and their Consortium member organisations (at December 2016).           

Lyle Palmer                                  -  The University of Adelaide

James Harrison (Chair)                 -  Flinders University

Ian Olver                                       -  University of South Australia

Steve Wesselingh                           - South Australian Health and Medical Research Institute (SAHMRI)

Steve Guthridge (Deputy Chair)     - Department of Health (Northern Territory)

Tina Hardin                                   - Department for Health and Ageing       

David Engelhardt                           - Department for Education and Child Development

Nancy Rogers                                 - Department for Communities and Social Inclusion

David Roder                                   - Cancer Council of South Australia's Beat Cancer Project

Michael Cousins                             - Health Consumers Alliance of South Australia


Australian Government Funding Partner

The Australian Government's Department of Education and Training provides important financial support from the National Collaborative Research Infrastructure Strategy (NCRIS). NCRIS funding is provided through the PHRN - Population Health Research Network. SA NT DataLink reports to the Australian Government through the PHRN.


The 2015-16 Population Health Research Network Annual Report provides details of the nationwide network of collaborating organisations supporting privacy protected and ethically approved data linkage.