Sebastian has been a senior consultant with Synergia since 2011. He also works as a Senior Lecturer at the Brain and Mind Research Insitute at the University of Sydney and has recently completed a PhD focusing on mental health and accountability and the development of a National Mental Health Report Card.
He has over 20 years’ experience working in a variety of roles with Commonwealth and ACT Health Departments. Including health policy, casemix and managing parliamentary business. He has also provided consultancy services to the NSW Mental Health Commission and the NZ Ministry of Health in relation to suicide prevention.
He has prepared a literature review of international mental health benchmarking on behalf of the National Mental Health Commission and is also a member of the Sydney Health Policy Network and the Sydney Health and Work Research Network.