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Part 1.2: Portfolio Structure

Part 1.2: Portfolio Structure (as at 30 June 2020)

As at 30 June 2020, the Health Portfolio consisted of:

Department of State

Department of Health
Secretary (acting): Caroline Edwards

Portfolio Entities

Aged Care Quality and Safety Commission
Commissioner: Janet Anderson

Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care
Adjunct Professor: Debora Picone AO

Australian Digital Health Agency
Interim Chief Executive Officer: Bettina McMahon

Australian Institute of Health and Welfare
Chief Executive Officer: Barry Sandison

Australian Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety Agency
Chief Executive Officer: Dr Carl-Magnus Larsson

Australian Sports Anti-Doping Authority
Chief Executive Officer: David Sharpe APM OAM

Australian Sports Commission (Sport Australia)
Chief Executive Officer: Robert Dalton (acting)

Australian Sports Foundation Limited
Chief Executive Officer: Patrick Walker

Cancer Australia
Chief Executive Officer: Professor Dorothy Keefe PSM MD

Food Standards Australia New Zealand
Chief Executive Officer: Mark Booth

Independent Hospital Pricing Authority
Chief Executive Officer: James Downie

National Blood Authority
Chief Executive Officer: John Cahill

National Health Funding Body
Chief Executive Officer: Shannon White

National Health and Medical Research Council
Chief Executive Officer: Professor Anne Kelso AO

National Mental Health Commission
Chief Executive Officer: Christine Morgan

Organ and Tissue Authority (Australian Organ and Tissue Donation and Transplantation Authority)
Chief Executive Officer: Lucinda Barry

Professional Services Review
Director: Professor Julie Quinlivan

Statutory Office Holders

Aged Care Pricing Commissioner
John Dicer

National Health Funding Pool Administrator
Michael Lambert

National Industrial Chemicals Notification Assessment Scheme
Dr Brian Richards

Gene Technology Regulator
Dr Raj Bhula

National Rural Health Commissioner
Emeritus Professor Paul Worley