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Jonathon Passmore
Programme Manager - Violence and Injury Prevention, WHO EUROPE, Copenhagen, Denmark

Jonathon is an Australian public health road safety and injury prevention specialist educated at the University of Western Australia (Bachelor of Science with Honours) and Curtin University of Technology (Master of Public Health and Post Graduate Diploma in Public Health).  Jonathon is an Associate Fellow of the Australasian College of Road Safety. Prior to first joining WHO, Jonathon worked for the Department of Health and Human Services in the Australian state of Victoria.

Jonathon joined the WHO China Country Office in 2004 where he managed the collaborative road safety and injury prevention program for three years. Returning to Australia in 2007, Jonathon was the Manager for Major Projects (Road Safety) at the Victorian Transport Accident Commission (TAC) where he managed a range of road safety programs including police enhanced enforcement, motorcycle and vehicle safety and supported the development of TAC's internationally renowned road safety social marketing program.

Jonathon returned to WHO in 2008 to coordinate the implementation in Viet Nam of the Bloomberg Initiative for Global Road Safety in Viet Nam. In 2013, Jonathon took up the post of Technical Lead for Violence and Injury Prevention in WHO’s Western Pacific Region, based in Manila.  
In September 2018, Jonathon was promoted to the post of Programme Manager for Violence and Injury Prevention in the European Regional Office of WHO, in Copenhagen.

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