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The World Health Organisation appoints Professor Elizabeth Towner

12 July 2010

The World Health Organisation appoints Professor Elizabeth Towner from the Centre for Child and Adolescent Health, to their Expert Advisory Panel on Injury and Violence Prevention. Professor Towner has carried out child injury research with the WHO, UNICEF, and local organisations in Bangladesh, Vietnam and the Netherlands.

Professor Elizabeth Towner from the Centre for Child and Adolescent Health has been appointed as a member of the World Health Organisation (WHO)’s Expert Advisory Panel on Injury and Violence Prevention. Professor Towner has carried out child injury research with the WHO, UNICEF, and local organisations in Bangladesh, Vietnam and the Netherlands. Her appointment as an expert advisor recognises her international reputation as a leader in accidental child injury prevention and research. See full interview to find out more about her role in the Expert Advisory Panel.
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