AMC Council Members


Position and Nominating Body / Category of Membership Member
President elected by Council Professor Kate Leslie AO *
Deputy President elected by Council Professor Geoff McColl*
Members of a State and Territory Board of the Medical Board of Australia or members of a medical council of a state or territory[1] Dr Jenni Davidson (NSW)
Dr Sergio Diez Alvarez (NSW)
Dr Bruce Mugford (SA)
Associate Professor Abdul Khalid (VIC)
Registered Practitioner Members nominated by the Council of Presidents of Medical Colleges Dr Philip Truskett AM
Dr Kym Jenkins
Registered Practitioner Member nominated by the Australian Medical Association Federal Council Dr Iain Dunlop AM
Current or recent Medical Student Member Ms Dayna Duncan
Current or recent Prevocational Trainee Member Dr Tereza Stillerova
Current or recent Vocational Trainee Member Dr Brian Fernandes
Registered Practitioner Member who is an Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander person Dr Jonathan Newchurch
Member who is a senior academic staff member of a medical school or medical faculty of an Australian university nominated by Medical Deans Australia and New Zealand Professor Richard Murray
Member who is a senior academic staff member of an Australian university nominated by Universities Australia Professor Lisa Jackson Pulver AM*
Consumer Members Mr Fergus Leicester
Ms Louise Miller Frost
Community Members of a State or Territory Board of the Medical Board of Australia Professor Eleanor Milligan*
Mr Tom Symonds
Member with experience as a Senior Executive of an Australian Public Hospital Dr Liz Rushbrook
Member with experience as a Senior Executive of an Australian Private Hospital Dr Cassandra Host
Registered Practitioner Member nominated by the Confederation of Postgraduate Medical Education Council Dr Claire Blizard
Member with current or recent experience of the Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care Adjunct Professor Debora Picone AO
Member who is an Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander person Dr Tammy Kimpton
Member who is a Māori person Professor Papaarangi Reid
Chairs of the AMC Standing Committees Emeritus Professor David Prideaux*
Assessment CommitteeProfessor Geoff McColl*
Medical School Accreditation CommitteeDr Andrew Singer AM*
Prevocational Standards Accreditation Committee

Professor Robyn Langham*
Specialist Education Accreditation Committee

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

*Current Director of the AMC

[1] reduced to two positions at June 2019 GM, but incumbents will complete their terms

Observers

Organisation and Position Name
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
Medical Council of New Zealand
Chair
Dr Curtis Walker
Medical Council of New Zealand
Chief Executive Officer
Mrs Joan Simeon
PricewaterhouseCoopers
Auditor
Mr David Murphy
AMC Finance, Audit and Risk Management Committee Chair Mr Geoff Knuckey
AMC Legal Counsel Mr John Topfer (as required)