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 2019 31 December 2022
Deputy Chair Prof. Kwun Fong 1 January 2019 31 December 2022
Deputy Chair Prof. Timothy Davis 1 July 2017 30 June 2020
Member Prof. Teck Yee Khong 5 May 2016 30 June 2019
Member Prof. Jim Buttery 1 July 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 Dr. Sarah Norris 29 January 2018 31 December 2019
Member Prof. Jonathan Craig 5 May 2016 30 June 2019
Member Ms. Eileen Jerga 26 January 2018 30 June 2019
Member Prof Walter Abhayaratna 1 July 2017 30 June 2020
Member Ms. Debra Kay 24 January 2018 30 June 2019
Member Dr. Janice Fletcher 24 January 2018 31 December 2019
Member Adjunct Professor Janice Bell 24 January 2018 31 December 2019
Member Dr. John Clouston 25 January 2018 31 December 2019
Member Prof. Jenny Doust 5 May 2016 30 June 2019
Member Prof. Rachelle Buchbinder 5 May 2016 30 June 2019
Member Dr. Frederick Khafagi 5 May 2016 30 June 2019
Member Prof. David Fletcher 5 May 2016 30 June 2019
Member Dr. Claire O'Reilly 1 January 2018 31 December 2020
Member Prof. Ian Harris 5 May 2016 30 June 2019
Member Assc Prof Adrienne Morey 25 January 2018 31 December 2019
Member Prof. Julian Smith 24 January 2018 31 December 2019
Member Dr. Megan Keaney 21 March 2013 1 January 2099
Member Prof. Mark Khangure 25 January 2018 31 December 2019
Member Prof. Luke Connelly 5 May 2016 30 June 2019
Member Dr. John Atherton 1 January 2019 31 December 2022
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