The 15th World Congress on Public Health is a global event attracting media from all over the world.

Whether its print, broadcast or social media, we have the World Congress covered.

For journalists

We welcome working journalists to attend and report on the ideas and issues we’re discussing at the Congress.

It is important that attending media personnel register prior to attending the Congress. To register, please contact Ellie Michaelides on 0404 809 789 or email

Please include details of your publication and your role. If you’re a freelancer, please include links to published stories.

When you arrive at the Congress, please make your way to the Registration Desk to collect your Media Pass.

If you’re not attending but would like to receive media alerts and embargoed media releases from the Congress, please also contact Ellie Michaelides.

We’ll also publish media releases and alerts at

And follow us on Twitter @WCPH2017.

For interviews during the Congress, contact Tanya Ha.

For speakers and delegates

We want to bring the ideas and issues discussed at the Congress to a wide national and international audience.

If you have a story you want to tell, please get in touch with our media team from Science in Public.

During the Congress, drop in to the Media Room or the media stand in the exhibition on the ground floor.

Social media

We’ll be tweeting Congress information from @WCPH2017. Please use the Congress hashtag #WCPH2017 in your tweets.


General Enquiries
Media Registrations
Media Alerts

Ellie Michaelides
0404 809 789

Media Stories

Tanya Ha
0404 083 863

Media Manager

Niall Byrne
0417 131 977