Team

Stephen El-Achkar

Consultant

 
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Stephen provides strong project management and communication skills as a key member of AHA’s Evaluation and Advisory team.  He is experienced in research and quantitative data analysis, and his qualification include a Master of Public Health from Melbourne University, focused on health economics and economic evaluation.

Prior to joining AHA, Stephen was employed by Justice Health, within the Department of Justice and Community Safety.  Stephen managed a range of sensitive and complex projects relating to the release of confidential health information.  He engaged with vulnerable population groups engaged in the justice system, including those with lived experience of mental illness, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, people with a disability and people at risk of homelessness.

Recent AHA projects in which he had a major role, include conducting the first ever audit of providers of Commonwealth Home Support Programme (CHSP) – conducted on behalf of the Department of Health.

 

Stephen's work with Justice Health included engaging with vulnerable population groups engaged in the justice system, including those with lived experience of mental illness, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, people with a disability and people at risk of homelessness.