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The National Blood Authority (NBA) is a statutory agency that manages and coordinates arrangements for the supply of blood and blood products and services on behalf of the Australian Government and state and territory governments.

Further information

  • Type of Body

    R. Management Board

  • Established By / Under

    Act / Regulation

  • Established By/Under More info

    National Blood Authority Act 2003

  • Paid Members?

    Yes

  • Max No. of Board/Committee Members

    7

  • Classification

    X. Internal Management

  • Function Categorization

    Advisory Board

  • Creation Date

    1 July 2003

Current board appointments

Position Appointee Start Date End Date
Chair Dr. Amanda Rischbieth 21 March 2019 20 March 2023
Member Mr. Paul Bedbrook 21 November 2020 20 November 2024
Member Mr. Geoffrey Bartle 23 October 2017 22 October 2021
Member Prof. Lyn Beazley AO 18 January 2021 17 January 2025
Member Dr. Christopher Brook PSM 18 January 2021 17 January 2025
Member Assoc Professor Alison Street AO 21 March 2019 20 February 2023
Member Ms. Penny Shakespeare 21 March 2019 20 March 2023
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