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Medical Deans advocates for sustainable and robust mechanisms to support health, medical education, training and research and works in collaboration with key organisations to develop policies relating to standards of medical education; medical education and training; and workforce shortages.

Medical Deans contributes to the following committees.

       Committee                                                                                                  Medical Deans Representative
Ahpra 
Education Provider Reference Group    Professor Michelle Leech (Monash) 
AMC 
Council Member    Professor Richard Murray (JCU, MDANZ President) 

  Ms Helen Craig (MDANZ, observer) 

Medical Schools Accreditation Committee (MedSAC)    Professor Gary Rogers (Deakin) (term ends Nov 2023)

 Professor Sandra Kemp (Wollongong) (term ends 2026)

 A/Professor Kylie Mansfield (Wollongong) (term ends 2026)

  Professor Inam Haq (Sydney) (term ends Nov 2024)

Prevocational Accreditation Committee (PreVAC)    Professor Stuart Carney (UQ) (term ends 2024)
Specialist Education Accreditation Committee (SEAC)    Professor Mark Gladman (Adelaide) (term ends 2024)
Prevocational Framework Review – Stakeholder Reference Group    Professor Stuart Carney (UQ) (term ends 2024)
Prevocational Framework Review –  e-Portfolio specifications subgroup    Professor Jane Bleasel (Sydney) 
Medical School Standards Review Working Group    Professor Kirsty Forrest (Bond) 
Australian Dept. Health 
Intellectual Disability Education and Training Expert Advisory Group    Professor Graeme Maguire (Curtin) (term ends Dec 2023)
 Medical Workforce Reform Advisory Committee (MWRAC)    Professor Richard Murray (JCU, MDANZ President) 
National Medical Workforce Strategy Advisory Committee    Professor Richard Murray (DOH nomination) 
Quality Use of Pathology Committee    Professor Peter Smith (UNSW) (term ends 2025)
Stakeholder Reference Group for the evaluation of the Stronger Rural Health Strategy    Professor Richard Murray (JCU, MDANZ President)
(term ends Nov 2022)
All Other 
AFMC Planning Committee for the International Congress on Academic Medicine    Professor Kirsty Forrest (Bond) (term ends 2023)
Council of Presidents of Medical Colleges (CPMC)    Professor Richard Murray (JCU, MDANZ President) 

  Ms Helen Craig (MDANZ, observer) 

Group of Eight – Deans of Medical Schools’ liaison    Professor Richard Murray (MDANZ President) 

  Ms Helen Craig (MDANZ) 

Heart Research Institute (HRI) Board    Professor Andrew Boyle (UON) (term ends Apr 2024)
Independent Hospitals Pricing Authority (IHPA) Stakeholder Advisory Committee    Ms Helen Craig (MDANZ) 
International Council for Disability Inclusion in Medical Education    Dr Lise Mogensen (WSU) (term ends 2024)

Medical Board of Australia, Medical Training Survey Advisory Group – concluded 

Medical Board of Australia, Medical Training Survey Consultative Forum 

  Ms Helen Craig (MDANZ) 

 

  Professor Stuart Carney (UQ) 

The Royal Australasian College of Surgeons / Medical Deans Clinical Academic Pathways Working Group    Ms Helen Craig (MDANZ) 
Universities Australia: Health Professions Education Standing Group    Ms Helen Craig (MDANZ)