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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
Chair Prof. Bruce Robinson AM 7 August 2018 30 June 2021
Member Prof. Steve Wesselingh 7 August 2018 30 June 2021
Member Dr. Kerry Chant 7 August 2018 30 June 2021
Member Prof. Ingrid Winship 7 August 2018 30 June 2021
Member Dr. James Williamson 7 August 2018 30 June 2021
Member Prof. Ian Frazer 7 August 2018 30 June 2021
Member VACANT    
Member Dr. Michael Gannon 7 August 2018 30 June 2021
Member Prof. Caroline Homer 7 August 2018 30 June 2021
Member Prof. Carol Pollock 7 August 2018 30 June 2021
Member Dr. Hugh Heggie 7 August 2018 30 June 2021
Member Dr. Paul Kelly 7 August 2018 30 June 2021
Member Dr. Anthony Lawler 7 August 2018 30 June 2021
Member Prof. Paddy Phillips PSM 7 August 2018 30 June 2021
Member Ms. Karen Carey 7 August 2018 30 June 2021
Member The Hon. Judith Eleanor Moylan 7 August 2018 30 June 2021
Member Prof. Brendan Crabb AO 7 August 2018 30 June 2021
Member Prof. Charles Guest 7 August 2018 30 June 2021
Member Prof. Sandra Eades 7 August 2018 30 June 2021
Member Prof. Sharon Lewin 7 August 2018 30 June 2021
Member Prof. Brendan Murphy 7 August 2018 30 June 2021
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