Organising Committee

Prof Christopher Levi, Co-Chair

Executive Director, Maridulu Budyari Gumal SPHERE

Prof Christine Jorm, Co-Chair

Executive Director, NSW Regional Health Partners

Prof Garry Jennings, Co-Chair

Executive Director, Sydney Health Partners

Dr Sonu Bhaskar, Convenor

Executive Officer, DVC Enterprise, UNSW/Maridulu Budyari Gumal SPHERE

Ms Kellie Lamont

Executive Assistant, Maridulu Budyari Gumal SPHERE


  • Ms Ainslie Cahill

    Ms Ainslie Cahill

  • Prof. Christine Jorm

    Prof. Christine Jorm

    Director, NSW Regional Health Partners

  • Prof. Christopher Levi

    Prof. Christopher Levi

    Executive Director, Maridulu Budyari Gumal - Sydney Partnership for Health Education Research & Enterprise (SPHERE)

  • Dr Andrew Montague

    Chief Executive, Central Coast Local Health District

  • Prof. Garry Jennings AO

    Prof. Garry Jennings AO

    Executive Director, Sydney Health Partners

  • Jacky Oldham

    Prof. Jackie Oldham

    Director of Strategic Initiatives, Oxford Road Corridor (Manchester’s Innovation District) & Health Innovation Manchester
    Director, Manchester Improving Medicine with Innovation and Technology (MIMIT)
    Honorary Director, Edward Centre for Healthcare Management Research


    Prof. Jeremy Grimshaw

    Senior Scientist, Clinical Epidemiology Program, Ottawa Hospital Research Institute
    Full Professor, Department of Medicine, University of Ottawa
    Canada Research Chair in Health Knowledge Transfer and Uptake

  • Prof. Sir John Savill

    Prof. Sir John Savill

    Executive Director, Melbourne Academic Centre for Health


    Prof. Ken Hillman

    Professor of Intensive Care, University of New South Wales

  • Michael DiRienzo

    Michael DiRienzo

    Chief Executive, Hunter New England Local Health District


    Prof. Stephen Duckett

    Director of Health Program, Grattan Institute, Melbourne

  • Prof. Steve Wesselingh

    Prof. Steve Wesselingh

    Executive Director of the South Australian Health and Medical Research Institute (SAHMRI)

  • Stewart Dowrick

    Stewart Dowrick

    Chief Executive of the Mid North Coast Local Health District (MNCLHD)

  • Tim Shaw, PhD

    Prof. Tim Shaw

    Professor of eHealth, The University of Sydney, and Director of Research, Digital Health CRC

  • Prof. Vlado Perkovic

    Prof. Vlado Perkovic

    Executive Director, The George Institute Australia

  • Prof Nigel Lovell

    Scientia Professor, The University of New South Wales