Meet our ambassadors
Kristen and Rod
The popular radio duo, Kristen and Rod, from Canberra’s Mix 106.3 Breakfast Crew are ecstatic to be champions for Pregnant Pause. Kristen and Rod have been involved with the campaign since September 2014, when they came on board to support International FASD Awareness Day. The team are passionate about the cause and are “proud to be an ambassador for Pregnant Pause 365 days a year”.
Dr James Fitzpatrick
James Fitzpatrick is a consultant paediatrician, researcher, and FASD expert. He is a Research Fellow at the Telethon Institute for Telethon Institute for Child Health Research, and an Honorary Fellow at The George Institute for Global Health. James is also the Founder and Director of Patches Paediatrics, an organisation that delivers child health services in rural and remote communities. In 2001, he was named Young Australian of the Year for his longstanding dedication to addressing rural and Indigenous health issues.
Professor Elizabeth Elliott
Elizabeth Elliott AM is Professor in Paediatrics and Child Health at The University of Sydney; Consultant Paediatrician at The Children’s Hospital at Westmead, Sydney; and a National Health and Medical Council of Australia Practitioner Fellow. In 2008 she was made a Member of the Order of Australia for service to paediatrics and child health.