Chief Executive Officer
Medical Deans Australia and New Zealand Inc.
Ms Helen Craig, recently appointed CEO at Medical Deans Australia and New Zealand, has an extensive background in leadership, health policy, advocacy and senior management. She was formerly Manager, Strategic Policy and Advocacy with the Royal Australasian College of Physicians where she led a team working on a wide range of clinical, medical education and health system policy matters and led the College’s and government relations and advocacy strategies.
Prior to that, Helen was the Chief Executive Officer with the Rural Health Education Foundation, a non-profit organisation that developed an extensive range of continuing professional development resources and programs for health professionals working in remote and regional areas, available both online and broadcast across the satellite-TV Rural Health Channel. Previously Helen has worked in medicines policy and on Quality Use of Medicine initiatives, and also in digital health both here and in the UK.