Governance

Board

The Australian Medical Association (ACT) is governed by a Board of Directors consisting of President, President Elect, Secretary, Treasurer and four additional members.

The current office bearers of the Association are:

  • President - Dr Antonio Di Dio
  • President Elect - Dr Suzanne Davey
  • Treasurer - Dr Andrew Miller
  • Secretary - Prof Stephen Robson
  • Associate Professor Jeff Looi
  • Dr Iain Dunlop - AM
  • Associate Professor Rashmi Sharma - OAM
  • Dr Balaji Biksahndi

Advisory Council

The Advisory Council members are elected biennially from the membership's special interest groups. The role of the Council is to provide a forum for policy development and policy review and to provide advice to the Board on policy matters. The Council is made up of the craft groups and a medical student elected to the Council from and by the ANU (Australian National University) Medical School students.

The current Council members are:

  • Dr Rashmi Sharma - Chair
  • Prof. Stephen Robson
  • Dr Elizabeth Gallagher
  • Dr David Tridgell
  • Dr James Lim
  • Dr Mark Healsmith
  • Dr Michael Rosier
  • Dr John Nichols
  • Dr Wayne Chou
  • Dr Suzanne Davey
  • Dr Rebeka Stepto¬†

Committees

Committee convenors can co-opt members to the committee to consider specific issues and to make recommendations to the next convenient meeting of council (or executive).

Members wishing to be involved in the affairs of their association are invited to nominate for committee membership and should contact the executive officer, Peter Somerville via email at execofficer@ama-act.com.au.

List of AMA ACT Committees

  • Visiting Medical Officers Committee
  • Tobacco Taskforce
  • General Practice Forum
  • Canberra Doctor Editorial Committee
  • Council of Doctors in Training (ACT)