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Greg Millan, Men’s Health Consultant

Current Areas of Involvement

President, Men’s Health Forum New South Wales Inc.
Board Member, Australian Men’s Health Forum Inc.
Member, Social Determinants of Health Alliance
Prostate Cancer Foundation of Australia, GBMPCSI Project Consultant
Co-Chair, Ten to Men (the Australian Longitudinal Study on Male Health) Community Reference Group
Member, International Society for Men’s Health (ISMH)
Member, Board of Advisors, Men’s Health Network USA

 

CONTACT INFORMATION

PO Box 953 Hamilton NSW 2303
ABN 46 300 316 042

0417 772 390
greg@menshealthservices.com.au
www.menshealthservices.com.au

Professional History

2012 |2013

President, Men’s Health Forum New South Wales Inc.
Chair, 10th National Men’s Health Conference part of the National Men’s Health Gathering 2013
Prostate Cancer Foundation of Australia, GBMPCSI Project Consultant
Member of Prostate Cancer Reference Group, Australian Research Centre in Sex, Health & Society
Prostate Cancer Foundation of Australia Ambassador
Provide Project work & Professional Men’s Health Promotion Training Programs

2011

Co-founder of Men’s Health Forum New South Wales (MHFNSW)
Chair, 9th National Men’s Health Conference 2011 Organising Committee
Prostate Cancer Foundation of Australia, GBMPCSI Project Consultant
Provide Project work & Professional Men’s Health Promotion Training Programs

2010

Casual Academic, School of Medicine and Public Health, University of Newcastle
Launched “Men’s health & wellbeing: an a-z guide” June 2010

2009

Casual Academic, School of Medicine and Public Health, University of Newcastle
Member Local Organising Committee National Men’s Health Gathering 2009
Consultant Researcher for Men’s Health Information and Resource Centre,
University of Western Sydney

2007 & 2008

2007 - Undergoing treatment for major health issue
2008 - Full time study and consultancy work

2006

Consultancy work for Australian Medical Association
AMHF National Men’s Health Conference Development Officer
Weight Coach for Professor Trim’s Men’s Program - Dr Garry Egger
Facilitator, Hunter TAFE Outreach - “EveryMan” Program
Member, NSW Area Health Service Men’s Health Representatives Network

2005

AMHF 6th National Men’s Health Conference 2005 Development Officer
AMHF Vice President Feb 2005 – Feb 2006
Men’s Program Manager, Lifeline Newcastle and Hunter March 2005 – July 2005
2
Various training and health promotion consultancy work

2004

Chairman of the Board, Confederation of Men’s Organisations (now AMHF) 2004/5
Consultant to Men’s Information & Resource Centre and Lifeline Hunter and Newcastle for production of
Men’s Health Week Information and Resource Kits (now known as Men’s Health Week Event Kit)
Project Officer Health in Sex (HIS) Project, Hunter Population Health 2003 –2004

2000 – 2003

Chairman of the Board, Confederation of Men’s Organisations 2002 - 2005
Men’s Health Plan Project Officer, Hunter New England Area Health Service 2003
Men’s Health Officer, Central Sydney Area Health Service November 2001 – March 2003
Health Program Development Officer and Counsellor, Holdsworth House General
Practice, Darlinghurst 2000 – 2002

1997 – 2000

Education Officer, Australasian College of Sexual Physicians, (ACSHP)
Sexual Health Counsellor, Sydney Sexual Health Centre
President, NSW Sexual Health Society Inc. 1998 – 2000
Men’s Depression Program Consultant Boehringer Ingelheim Pty. Ltd. 1999 – 2005

1994 – 1997

Central Sydney Area Health Service, Senior Community Men’s Health Promotion
Officer, Health Promotion Unit/Livingstone Road Sexual Health Service

1993 – 1994

ACON Peer Education Manager
Western Sydney Area Health Service, Sydney, AIDS Education and Training Unit,
Senior Health Education Officer

1990 – 1993

University of South Australia, Tutor in Psychology of Communications and
Behavioural Science & Human Development
Second Story Youth Health Centre Adelaide, Youth Health Educator, Sexual Health and Peer Education
Program

1988 – 1990

ACON Youth Education Project Officer “Fun & Esteem Project”
Redfern Legal Centre Publishing, Sydney, National Distribution Manager for Streetwize Comics and Youth
Educational Resources

Qualifications

Ass. Diploma Social Work, University of South Australia 1981
Certificate IV in Workplace Training (Category 2) 1999
Distinction Diploma in Event Management, Hamilton TAFE 2008

Training and Educational Portfolio

Author of “Men’s health & wellbeing: an a – z guide” Longueville Books ISBN: 9781920681586 Author of “Inspiring Ideas Pack” for Men’s Health Week 2012

Author of “Men’s Health module in Family Planning Association Health Certificate in Sexual & Reproductive Health Distance Education Course”

Event Manager “engaging men” National Men’s Health, Wellbeing & Relationships Training

Health Course: Men’sHealth Social/Access Issues Event Co-ordinator “One Giant Leap” Men’s Health Training Seminar, Central Sydney Area Health Service

Presenter - Men’s Health Courses, NSW College of Nursing 1998 – 2002

Event Co-ordinator National Sexual Health Training Day, ACSHP, Sydney 1999

Seminar, Newcastle, 2013 E

Conference Presentations

10th NATIONAL MEN’S HEALTH CONFERENCE, BRISBANE, OCTOBER 2013
“Global Developments in Providing Support for Gay/bi Men with Prostate Cancer” Paper
“Engaging Men National Men's Health Training Event’ Workshop
“The One in Three Campaign: Meeting the Needs of Male Victims of Family Violence and Their Children" Workshop co facilitated with Greg Andresen

2012 USANZ Annual Scientific Meeting, Darwin April 21 - 24
Keynote Speaker “Men’s Health Public Forum”
Prostate Cancer Foundation of Australia, GBMPCSI Presentation
“Effective Ways of Engaging Men” Workshop

Link Up Conference, Burnie Tasmania May 1-2
Keynote Speaker “What we can do to improve male health and wellbeing in Australia”.

2011 NATIONAL HEPATITIS HEALTH PROMOTION, BRISBANE, NOVEMBER 2011
“Working more effectively with men affected by Hepatitis”

16TH AUSTRALIAN AND NEW ZEALAND HAEMOPHILIA CONFERENCE, SYDNEY OCT 22.
“Men's Sexual Development - What's normal across the lifespan”.

9th NATIONAL MEN’S HEALTH CONFERENCE, PERTH, SEPTEMBER 2011
“Shining a light on gay men’s experience of prostate cancer” Paper |“Effective ways of delivering men’s health promotion training and building capacity.” Paper |“Who is improving male health in Australia?” Paper

AUSTRALIAN INSTITUTE OF CRIMINOLOGY'S MEETING THE NEEDS OF VICTIMS OF CRIME CONFERENCE SYDNEY MAY 2011
Presentation on “Working with Men Affected by Violence”|Panel Member of “Meeting the needs of male victims of domestic and family violence” Session

5TH JAPAN-ASEAN CONFERENCE ON MEN’S HEALTH & AGING JULY 2010
Keynote Speaker Forum on Men’s Health “Promotion of Men’s Health in Australia” “Allied Health Professionals’ Role in Men’s Health” paper presentation

INAUGURAL AUSTRALIAN INDIGENOUS CANCER SURVIVORS FORUM MAY 2010
“Supporting Men Living with Cancer and Male Survivors of Cancer” Paper

8th NATIONAL MEN’S HEALTH CONFERENCE, NEWCASTLE, OCT 2009
"Working with those that are silenced: a training program for working with men affected by domestic violence." Paper | “Revisiting Gay Men’s Health & Wellbeing” GMTAHW 2 Research Report Paper “Supporting Men Living with Cancer and Male Survivors of Cancer” Workshop 4

PROSTATE CANCER FOUNDATION OF AUSTRALIA MEN’S HEALTH PROMOTION FORUM, GOLD COAST 2008
“The health and wellbeing of Australian men – The Big Picture”

6th NATIONAL MEN’S HEALTH CONFERENCE, MELBOURNE OCT 2005
“Violence Against Men Time Australia says No!” Workshop
“Establishing Men’s Health in the Hunter” – Lifeline Newcastle and Hunter Men’s Health Program

MEN & FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS NATIONAL FORUM, SYDNEY, OCTOBER 2004
"A new model for Best Practice in Men’s and boys' health”.

NATIONAL MEN’S HEALTH CONFERENCE, WASHINGTON DC, MAY 2004
"An overview of Men’s Health in Australia - developing our holistic population health approach over the last decade” |Australian Member of International Plenary Panel Session

5th NATIONAL MEN’S HEALTH CONFERENCE, CAIRNS SEPTEMBER 2003
Workshop "Counselling that works for men" | Plenary “Snapshots Session” Report on Men’s Health in NSW
MHIRC GMTAHW 1 Research Project Workshop |Confederation of Men’s Organisations Consultation Workshop
Health In Difference 4 – National Health Conference October 31, 2002
Health Summit 2002, Boulder, Colorado, USA August 2002
5th Annual Social Workers in Aids Conference, Sydney, 2001
13th Annual Australasian Society Of HIV Medicine Conference, Melbourne 2001
4th National Men’s Health Conference, Sydney 2001
Men’s Health Summit 2000, Boulder, Colorado, USA July 2000
Ven Troppo, Australasian College of Sexual Health Conference 2000, Darwin, June 2000
10th Annual Australasian Society of HIV Medicine Conference 1998
Health In Difference 2 – National Health Conference 1998
2nd National Men’s Health Conference, Perth 1997
Health In Difference 1 – National Health Conference 1996
8th Annual Australasian Society Of HIV Medicine Conference 1996
3rd National Australian HIV Educator’s Conference 1996
Rural HIV Conference, Dubbo 1996
1st National Men’s Health Conference, Melbourne 1995
Annual Social Workers in AIDS Conferences Sydney 1995 – 98, 2001

Professional Publications

“Promotion of Men’s Health in Australia” Forum on Men’s Health
5th JAPAN-ASEAN Conference on Men’s Health & Aging July 2010, Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
Journal of Men’s Heath & Gender Vol.8, Suppl. 1, page S109, April 2011

“Allied Health Professionals’ Role in Men’s Health” Presentation Symposium for Allied Health Professionals
5th JAPAN-ASEAN Conference on Men’s Health & Aging July 2010, Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia Journal of Men’s Heath & Gender Vol.8, Suppl. 1, page S111, April 2011

Report on 6th National Men’s Health Conference
Journal of Men’s Heath & Gender Vol.3, No. 1 pp. 99-101, March 2006

“Men’s health: Indigenous and non-Indigenous men getting together”
John J Macdonald, Greg Millan and Mick Adams, Medical Journal of Aust. Men's Heath Article October 2006

Management Today Article “All is not lost” Nov/Dec 2005

"Blues Busters” A holistic way of Dealing with Depression and Social Anxiety amongst men" 
Millan. Greg 1 * & Quan. MB.BS. (UNSW) Dr. Dick 2, Holdsworth House General Practice, Darlinghurst. Presented at 13th Annual Australasian Society of HIV Medicine Conference, Melbourne 2001

“Sexual Health Concerns: Interviewing and History Taking for Health Practitioners” 
Venereology – Interdisciplinary, International Journal of Sexual Health, Volume 13 Number 2 2000. Review

“The Men’s Health Project” 
Dr. C. C. O’Connor1, G. Millan1, M. Sloan1, S. Gilmour, M. Orchard1,
1Livingstone Road Sexual Health Clinic. Paper presented at the Second National Men’s Health Conference, Fremantle Western Australia, October 1997

“Brave New World – addressing men’s health needs in a post-AIDS state of mind” 
1996 Australian Society for HIV Medicine Conference “Community development in action – GMFA Project” Presented at the first National Men’s Health Conference, Melbourne, 1995

Men’s health work published in “Promoting Men's Health - an Essential Book for Nurses”Hamilton-Smith, E. 1998, Ausmed Publications, Melbourne.

Past Consultancy Work

ACON
Australian Association of Social
Workers NSW and Hunter Chapter
Australasian Men’s Health Forum
Australasian College of Sexual Health
Physicians
Australian Counselling Association
Australian Medical Association
Australian Men’s Sheds Association
Baxters Healthcare
Bega Valley Shire Council
Belrose & Lane Cove Community
Men’s Shed
Boehringer Ingelheim Pty Ltd
Cessnock City Council
Centre Clinic Melbourne
CSIRO
Department of Ageing, Disability & Home Care
Department of Primary Industries
Diabetes Australia
Eli Lilly
Foresight's Global Coaching
FPA Health
GlaxoSmithKline Aust. Ltd
Holdsworth House General Practice Sydney
Home-Start National
Hunter Population Health Unit
Hunter New England Local Health District
Illawarra Division of General Practice
Illawarra Shoalhaven Local Health District
Independent Retirees Association
Lifeline Newcastle and Hunter
Lifeline Perth
Life Quest Expo – M & D Promotions
Men’s Advisory Network, Perth
Mental Health Professionals Network
Men’s Health Information and
Resource Centre, University of
Western Sydney
Moonee Valley City Council
Newcastle City Council
NSW Health Department
NSW Office of Revenue
Northern Sydney Local Health District
Onesteel Newcastle
Pfizer Australia, Pfizer Malaysia
Penrith City Council
Prostate Cancer Foundation of Australia
Queensland Men’s Health and Wellbeing Association
Relationships Australia
Rotary Cessnock, New Lambton, Newcastle Harbour & Waratah Branches
Royal Flying Doctor Service, Queensland
Shellharbour City Council
Southern Local Health District
South Western Sydney Area Health Service
St. Lukes Bendigo
Western Sydney Local Health District
TAFE Hunter
Telstra
University of Malaysia
Faculty of Medicine
University of Newcastle, Faculty of Health
University of Malaysia, Dept of Family Medicine
Waverley Council, Sydney
WEA Hunter