Health
The Committee advises the Minister for Health on whether new medical services should be publicly funded with reference to an evidence-based assessment of their safety, effectiveness, and cost-effectiveness. The maximum no. of board / committee members is determined at the discretion of the Minister.

Further information

  • Type of Body

    D. Advisory Body - Policy and Stakeholder Consultation

  • Established By / Under

    Minister

  • Paid Members?

    Yes

  • Max No. of Board/Committee Members

    22

  • Annual Report Prepared and tabled?

    No

  • Classification

    B. Secondary

  • Function Categorization

    Advisory Board

  • Creation Date

    6 April 1998

Current board appointments

Position Appointee Start Date End Date
Chair Prof. Robyn Ward 1 January 2016 31 December 2018
Deputy Chair Prof. Kwun Fong 30 November 2015 31 December 2018
Deputy Chair Prof. Timothy Davis 1 July 2017 30 June 2020
Member VACANT    
Member Prof. Jenny Doust 5 May 2016 30 June 2019
Member Prof. Rachelle Buchbinder 5 May 2016 30 June 2019
Member Prof. David Fletcher 5 May 2016 30 June 2019
Member Prof. Ian Harris 5 May 2016 30 June 2019
Member Dr. Frederick Khafagi 5 May 2016 30 June 2019
Member Dr. Graeme Suthers 30 November 2015 31 December 2018
Member Dr. Claire O'Reilly 11 February 2016 30 June 2020
Member Dr. John Atherton 30 November 2015 31 December 2018
Member Dr. Megan Keaney 21 March 2013 1 January 2099
Member Prof. Luke Connelly 5 May 2016 30 June 2019
Member Prof. Jim Buttery 1 July 2016 30 June 2019
Member Prof. Teck Yee Khong 5 May 2016 30 June 2019
Member Dr. Warren Pavey 1 July 2017 31 December 2020
Member Assoc Prof Rachael Moorin 5 May 2016 30 June 2019
Member Prof. Jonathan Craig 5 May 2016 30 June 2019
Member Prof Walter Abhayaratna 1 July 2017 30 June 2020
Member VACANT    
Member VACANT    
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