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The Advisory Committee on Medical Devices (ACMD) provides independent medical and scientific advice to the Minister and the Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) on the safety, quality, and performance of medical devices supplied in Australia, including issues relating to pre-market conformity assessment and post-market monitoring.

Further information

  • Type of Body

    E. Statutory Office Holder Offices and Committees

  • Established By / Under

    Act / Regulation

  • Established By/Under More info

    Therapeutic Goods Regulations 1990

  • Paid Members?

    Yes

  • Max No. of Board/Committee Members

    32

  • Annual Report Prepared and tabled?

    No

  • Classification

    B. Secondary

  • Function Categorization

    Advisory Board

  • Creation Date

    1 January 2010

Current board appointments

Position Appointee Start Date End Date
Chair Prof. Anne Simmons 4 February 2020 31 December 2022
Member Prof. Jane Dahlstrom 1 January 2019 31 December 2021
Member Dr. William Boyd 10 February 2020 31 December 2022
Member Prof. Terence Campbell 3 February 2020 31 December 2022
Member Dr. Kyong Ho Park 18 January 2020 31 December 2022
Member Prof. Nehmat Houssami 20 January 2020 31 December 2022
Member Dr. Fiona Stanaway 17 January 2020 31 December 2022
Member Prof John Thompson 21 January 2020 31 December 2022
Member Dr. Robyn Clay-Williams 22 January 2020 31 December 2022
Member Prof. Mark Edwards 1 January 2019 31 December 2021
Member Dr. Charles Fisher 1 January 2019 31 December 2021
Member Dr. Gillian Farrell 28 January 2020 31 December 2022
Member Dr. Philip Allen 1 January 2019 31 December 2021
Member Prof. Karen Reynolds 21 January 2020 31 December 2022
Member Prof. Christopher Maher 1 January 2019 31 December 2021
Member Prof. Guy Ludbrook 7 February 2020 31 December 2022
Member Ms. Janine Saunders 1 January 2019 31 December 2021
Member Dr. Richard Laherty 1 January 2019 31 December 2021
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