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The National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) is Australia's peak body for supporting health and medical research; for developing health advice for the Australian community, health professionals and governments; and for providing advice on ethical behaviour in health care and in the conduct of health and medical research.

Further information

  • Type of Body

    E. Statutory Office Holder Offices and Committees

  • Established By / Under

    Act / Regulation

  • Established By/Under More info

    National Health and Medical Research Council Act 1992

  • Paid Members?

    Yes

  • Max No. of Board/Committee Members

    24

  • Classification

    B. Secondary

  • Function Categorization

    Advisory Board

  • Creation Date

    1 July 2015

Current board appointments

Position Appointee Start Date End Date
Member Prof. Alison Venn 17 October 2021 30 June 2024
Member Prof. Paul Kelly 17 October 2021 30 June 2024
Member Dr. Kerry Chant 17 October 2021 30 June 2024
Member Prof. Jane Gunn 17 October 2021 30 June 2024
Member Ms. Ainslie Cahill 17 October 2021 30 June 2024
Member Dr. Brett Sutton 17 October 2021 30 June 2024
Member Ms. Bronwyn Le Grice 17 October 2021 30 June 2024
Member Dr. Jeannette Young 17 October 2021 30 June 2024
Member Prof. Ian Frazer AC 17 October 2021 30 June 2024
Member Dr. Kerryn Coleman 17 October 2021 30 June 2024
Member Prof. Steve Wesselingh 17 October 2021 30 June 2024
Member Dr. Hugh Heggie 17 October 2021 30 June 2024
Member Prof. Ingrid Winship 17 October 2021 30 June 2024
Member Dr. Andrew Robertson 17 October 2021 30 June 2024
Member Prof. Emily Banks 17 October 2021 30 June 2024
Member Dr. Michael Cusack 17 October 2021 30 June 2024
Member Prof. Yvonne Cadet-James 17 October 2021 30 June 2024
Member Prof Prof. Anthony Lawler 17 October 2021 30 June 2024
Member Prof. Elizabeth Hartland 17 October 2021 30 June 2024
Member Prof. Richard Murray 17 October 2021 30 June 2024
Member Prof. Carolyn Sue AM 17 October 2021 30 June 2024
Member Prof. Nicholas Talley 17 October 2021 30 June 2024
Member Adjunct Prof. Debra Thomas 17 October 2021 30 June 2024
Member VACANT    
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