AMC Council Members 2019


Position and Nominating Body / Category of Membership Member
President elected by Council Professor David Ellwood*
Deputy President elected by Council Professor Kate Leslie AO FAHMS*
Member of a State and Territory Board of the Medical Board of Australia
 

*reduced to two positions at June 2019 GM, but incumbents will complete their terms.

Dr Jenni Davidson (NSW)
Dr Sergio Diez Alvarez (NSW)
Dr Bruce Mugford (SA)
Associate Professor Abdul Khalid (VIC)
Member nominated by the Council of Presidents of Medical Colleges Dr Philip Truskett AM
Dr Kym Jenkins
Member nominated by the Australian Medical Association Federal Council Dr Iain Dunlop AM
Member who is a current or recent Medical Student Ms Dayna Duncan
Member who is a Prevocational Trainee Dr Artiene Tatian
Member who is a Vocational Trainee Dr Brian Fernandes
Member who is an Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander (Medical Practitioner) Dr Jonathan Newchurch
Member nominated by Medical Deans Australia and New Zealand Professor Richard Murray
Member nominated by Universities Australia Professor Lisa Jackson Pulver AM*
Senior Executive of a Public Hospital Dr Sayanta Jana
Consumer Members Mr Fergus Leicester
Ms Louise Miller Frost
Community Members Professor Eleanor Milligan*
Mr Tom Symonds
Senior Executive of a Public Hospital Dr Sayanta Jana
Senior Executive of a Private Hospital Dr Jeanette Conley
Member with Confederation of Postgraduate Medical Education Council experience Dr Claire Blizard
CEO of the Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care Adjunct Professor Debora Picone AO

Dr Heather Buchan attends as proxy

Aboriginal representative on Council Dr Tammy Kimpton
Māori representative on Council Professor Papaarangi Reid
Chairs of the AMC Standing Committees Emeritus Professor David Prideaux*
Assessment Committee

Professor Geoff McColl*
Medical School Accreditation Committee

Dr Andrew Singer AM*
Prevocational Standards Accreditation Committee

Professor Kate Leslie AO FAHMS*
Specialist Education Accreditation Committee

Associate Professor Suzanne Pitama*
Aboriginal, Torres Strait Islander and Māori Committee

*Current Director of the AMC
 

Organisation and Position Name
Observer
Medical Board of Australia
Chair
Emeritus Professor Anne Tonkin
Council of Presidents of Medical Colleges
Chief Executive
Ms Angela Magarry
Medical Deans Australia and New Zealand
Chief Executive Officer
Ms Helen Craig
Attendee
Medical Council of New Zealand
Chairperson
Dr Curtis Walker
Medical Council of New Zealand
Chief Executive Officer

Mrs Joan Simeon
As Required
AMC Legal Counsel Mr John Topfer
PricewaterhouseCoopers
Auditor
Mr David Murphy
AMC Finance, Audit and Risk Management Committee Chair Mr Geoff Knuckey