The recently established Early Intervention Research Directorate (EIRD) is focusing on using evidence to improve programs and services that serve the needs of the community and, in particular, vulnerable children and families. It is part of the Government’s response to the Child Protection Systems Royal Commission. Hear about the work of EIRD, meet some of the External Experts Consortium, and ask questions about EIRD and what effect it might have on work. When: 2.30 to 4.00 pm, Monday 8 May. Where: The Bradley Forum, Level 5 Hawke Building, City Campus West. Email email@example.com to register.