Coeliac societies across the globe are essential providers of support to individuals and families, supplying correct information and helping to raise awareness of coeliac disease in the community. This session will provide an interesting look at the vital role that Coeliac Queensland plays, in conjunction with Coeliac Australia, as well as an overview of useful resources for health professionals.
Glen Harriss is the Executive Officer at Coeliac Queensland, where his role is to provide leadership and direction to all programs and initiatives. Glen represents Coeliac Queensland as part of Coeliac Australia and chairs Coeliac Australia’s Operational Management Group. Glen has a great team of staff, Management Committee and volunteers who together work to support Queenslanders with coeliac disease. Glen is a passionate Not-for-Profit professional with experience in fundraising for medical research and supporting families who are faced with a medical diagnosis of a chronic disease.