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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 1 January 2017 31 December 2019
Member Prof. Karen Reynolds 1 January 2017 31 December 2019
Member Dr. Daniel Cehic 1 January 2017 31 December 2019
Member Dr. Aiden O'Loughlin 1 January 2017 Determined by the appointer
Member Prof. Jane Dahlstrom 1 January 2017 31 December 2018
Member Dr. Charles Fisher 1 January 2017 31 December 2018
Member Prof. Guy Ludbrook 1 January 2017 31 December 2019
Member Prof. Dinesh Kumar 1 January 2017 31 December 2018
Member Dr. Marianne Gillam 1 December 2017 31 December 2019
Member Prof. Mark Edwards 1 January 2017 31 December 2018
Member Dr. Robyn Clay-Williams 1 January 2017 31 December 2019
Member Ms. Janine Saunders 1 January 2017 31 December 2018
Member Dr. Elaine Wong 1 January 2017 31 December 2018
Member Dr. Phillip Allen 1 January 2017 31 December 2018
Member Associate Professor Robert Tam 1 January 2017 31 December 2019
Member Prof. Anthony Pennington 1 January 2017 31 December 2019
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