Increased reporting. Heightened campaigns. A commitment by the state government to combat the problem, domestic violence specialist courts and a domestic violence death and homicide review board. Dr Kathleen Baird leads the charge.
Dr Kathleen Baird has been appointed by the Queensland Attorney General as the Deputy Chair of the Domestic and Family Violence Death Review and Advisory Board for three years.
Messages from Australian of the Year Rosie Batty, Minister Shannon Fentiman and an appearance from professional boxer Alex (Lionheart) Leapai, will be the focus of the day at the #RU4Respect event at the Logan Campus of Griffith University.