Who we are


Professor Dan Lubman
Director, Turning Point
Chair of Addiction Studies and Services, Monash University

Anthony Denham
Program Director, Statewide Services, Eastern Health

Anne Birrell
PA to Directorate
Phone: (03) 8413 8400
Fax: (03) 9416 3420
Email: anne.birrell@turningpoint.org.au

Research and Education

Dr Kieran Connolly
Associate Program Director, Turning Point

Associate Professor Victoria Manning
Head of Research and Workforce Development, Turning Point
Associate Professor in Addiction Studies, Monash University

Dr Michael Savic
Research Fellow, Monash University

Dr Jasmin Grigg
Research Fellow in Addiction Studies, Eastern Health Clinical School, Monash University and Turning Point, Eastern Health.

Dr Debbie Scott
Senior Research Fellow, Monash University
Strategic Lead of Population Health Research, Turning Point.

Sharon Matthews
Manager, Population Health

Dr Cherie Heilbronn
Research Fellow, Turning Point 

Dr Rowan Ogeil
Research Fellow, Eastern Health Clinical School, Monash University, and Turning Point, Eastern Health

Dr Joshua Garfield
Research Fellow, Monash University

Jessica Killian
Research Fellow, Turning Point

Dr Naomi Crafti
Strategic Lead, Workforce Development, Turning Point 
Adjunct Senior Research Fellow, Monash University

Treatment Services

Mpilwenhle Mthunzi
Associate Program Director, Turning Point Treatment Services and
Director of Nursing State-wide Services

Dr Matthew Frei
Clinical Director, Turning Point

Dr Shalini Arunogiri
Deputy Clinical Director of Turning Point's Treatment Services
Senior Lecturer, Monash University 

Jonathan Tyler
Manager, Specialist Clinical Services, Turning Point

Rick Loos
Manager, Telephone and Online Services, Turning Point

Teddy Sikhali
Service Manager, Turning Point Eastern Treatment Services

Alex Lebani
Nurse Unit Manager, Wellington House

Orson Rapose
Systems Manager, Turning Point

External Affairs and Policy

Kristen Smyth
Special Adviser, Turning Point 
Manager, External Stakeholder Relations, Monash University