Leadership

Join HISA leadership

Interested in taking a more active or leadership role within HISA? We welcome your participation as a volunteer, or as a supporter and leader through our State Committees or as a valued member of the national Board of Directors. HISA is a not-for-profit membership organisation governed by its Constitution and with an AGM usually held during the national conference.

HISA board

Dr David Hansen, CHIA

Dr David Hansen, CHIA

Chair

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Leigh Donoghue

Leigh Donoghue

Treasurer

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Dr Jen Bichel-Findlay, CHIA

Dr Jen Bichel-Findlay, CHIA

Secretary

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Karen Gibson

Karen Gibson

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Dr Kudzai Kanhutu

Dr Kudzai Kanhutu

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Philip Robinson

Philip Robinson

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David Rowlands, CHIA

David Rowlands, CHIA

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Josh Sacks

Josh Sacks

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Prof Trish Williams, CHIA

Prof Trish Williams, CHIA

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HISA CEO

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Check out Louise’s talk at Medicine X, Stanford School of Medicine (Sep 2012)

Dr Louise Schaper is an innovator and a change agent who doesn’t sit still and whose passion and enthusiasm for health informatics is shaping a new future for HISA. Her appointment as CEO came on the back of 10 years of experience in, and applied passion for, health informatics. With a background as an occupational therapist and a PhD on technology acceptance amongst healthcare professionals, Louise is a world leader in allied health informatics and is intimately connected to Australia’s substantial health reform efforts, where e-health is a key enabler to achieving high quality, safe, sustainable and patient-centred care. In addition to her leadership of HISA, Louise was on the Advisory Board for Stanford Medicine X 2013 conference, has been part of NEHTA’s Clinical Leads team and previously chaired the E-Health International Advisory Group of the World Federation of Occupational Therapists.

Staff

Alexandra Dewhirst

Alexandra Dewhirst

Conference and Events Manager

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Miroslav Dzoic

Miroslav Dzoic

Membership & Professional Development Officer

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Sharlene Gunatilake

Sharlene Gunatilake

Conference and Events Director

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Jan Hobson

Jan Hobson

Web Developer

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Heather Hunt

Heather Hunt

Corporate Communications Director

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Biba Ignjatovic

Biba Ignjatovic

Creative Director

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Val Issa

Val Issa

Digital Media Coordinator

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Kristal Kitto

Kristal Kitto

Memberships and Corporate Services Manager

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Desiree McNeile McCormick

Desiree McNeile McCormick

Workforce Program Manager

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Greg Moran, CHIA

Greg Moran, CHIA

Strategy and Business Development Director

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Adam Phillips

Adam Phillips

Workforce and Professional Advancement Director

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Aydin Rahmi

Aydin Rahmi

Financial Accountant

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Meera Rajagopal

Meera Rajagopal

Marketing Manager

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Dr Louise Schaper PhD, CHIA FACHI

Dr Louise Schaper PhD, CHIA FACHI

HISA CEO

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Kavan Threadgold

Kavan Threadgold

Head of Partnerships

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Belinda Yasar

Belinda Yasar

Conference and Events Manger

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State committees

New South Wales leadership

Dr Jen Bichel-Findlay, CHIA

Dr Jen Bichel-Findlay, CHIA

Chair

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David Roffe

David Roffe

Vice Chair

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Alan Hamden

Alan Hamden

Secretary

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Heidi Bjering

Heidi Bjering

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Dr Jon Carrano

Dr Jon Carrano

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Dr Amandeep Hansra, CHIA

Dr Amandeep Hansra, CHIA

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Christopher Lemon

Christopher Lemon

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Jeremy Roach, CHIA

Jeremy Roach, CHIA

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A/Prof Simon Poon

A/Prof Simon Poon

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Louise Van Der Kraan

Louise Van Der Kraan

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Queensland leadership

Louise Hayes, CHIA

Louise Hayes, CHIA

Chair

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Susan Smith, CHIA

Susan Smith, CHIA

Vice Chair

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David O'Driscoll, CHIA

David O'Driscoll, CHIA

Secretary

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Gil Carter

Gil Carter

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Reuben Daniels, CHIA

Reuben Daniels, CHIA

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Dr Nadish Kariyawasam, CHIA

Dr Nadish Kariyawasam, CHIA

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Dr Hugo Leroux

Dr Hugo Leroux

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Ann Maree Liddy

Ann Maree Liddy

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Marian Linnane

Marian Linnane

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South Australia leadership

Mark Brommeyer, CHIA

Mark Brommeyer, CHIA

Chair

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Christopher Radbone

Christopher Radbone

Vice Chair

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Natalie Turner

Natalie Turner

Secretary

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Paul Broadbridge

Paul Broadbridge

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Jason Billing

Jason Billing

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Dr Peter Del Fante

Dr Peter Del Fante

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Prof Mark Mackay

Prof Mark Mackay

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Prof Anthony Maeder, CHIA

Prof Anthony Maeder, CHIA

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Cheng Cheng Ooi

Cheng Cheng Ooi

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Dr Jan Stanek

Dr Jan Stanek

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Victoria leadership

Dr Mark Merolli, CHIA

Dr Mark Merolli, CHIA

Chair

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Dr Tim Fazio, CHIA

Dr Tim Fazio, CHIA

Vice Chair

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A/Prof Paul Cooper, CHIA

A/Prof Paul Cooper, CHIA

Secretary

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Brooke Atkins

Brooke Atkins

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Andy Fodor, CHIA

Andy Fodor, CHIA

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Dr Isobel Frean, CHIA

Dr Isobel Frean, CHIA

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Dr Kunal Verma, CHIA

Dr Kunal Verma, CHIA

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David Wang

David Wang

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Peter Williams, CHIA

Peter Williams, CHIA

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Western Australia leadership

Khye Davey

Khye Davey

Chair

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Richard Macliver

Richard Macliver

Vice-Chair

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Nigel Chartres, CHIA

Nigel Chartres, CHIA

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Dr Ali Fardinpour

Dr Ali Fardinpour

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Simon Jennings

Simon Jennings

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Prof Yogi Kanagasingam

Prof Yogi Kanagasingam

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Matthew Painter, CHIA

Matthew Painter, CHIA

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Beth Sperring

Beth Sperring

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Devaki Wallooppillai

Devaki Wallooppillai

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Yvonne Zardins

Yvonne Zardins

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