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Advisory Committee on Vaccines

Health
The Advisory Committee on Vaccines (ACV) provides independent medical and scientific advice to the Minister for Health and the Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) on issues relating to the safety, quality and efficacy of vaccines supplied in Australia including issues relating to pre-market assessment, post-market monitoring and safe use in national immunisation programs.

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

    10

  • Annual Report Prepared and tabled?

    No

  • Classification

    B. Secondary

  • Function Categorization

    Advisory Board

  • Creation Date

  • Postal Address

    PO Box 100 (MDP 122)
    Woden ACT 2606
    Australia

Current board appointments

Position Appointee Start Date End Date
Chair Prof. Allen Cheng 28 January 2020 31 December 2022
Member Ms. Madeline Hall 17 January 2020 31 December 2022
Member Dr Vicky Sheppeard 8 February 2020 31 December 2022
Member Prof Kristine Macartney 22 January 2020 31 December 2022
Member Prof. Jim Buttery 12 June 2020 31 December 2022
Member Dr. Jeanine Bygott 1 January 2022 31 December 2024
Member Associate Professor Adrienne Torda 1 January 2022 31 December 2024
Member Ms. Diane Walsh 1 January 2022 31 December 2024
Member Dr. Ines Rio 1 January 2022 31 December 2024
Member Prof. Joseph Torresi 1 January 2022 31 December 2024
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