Obstetrics and gynaecology consultant Professor Julie Quinlivan is Curtin University’s new Dean of Medicine. She is a former chair of the Clinical Senate of WA and is current director of the Professional Services Review, responsible for ensuring compliance with MBS and PBS services.
Bronwyn Grant is the inaugural CEO of the Montserrat Group’s Murdoch Private Hospital, which is due to open next year. She has held executive roles in health care for 30 years.
The Health Consumers’ Council has a new executive director, Suzanna Robertson, who has previously had roles with the WA Primary Health Alliance and the Mental Health Commission.
Drs Stephen Tiang, Mark Teh and Rory McPherson have become partners at Perth Radiological Clinic.
Peter Mott has stepped down as CEO of Hollywood Private Hospital after nine years, replaced by Andrew Tome who moves from Peel Health Campus. Mr Mott will continue with Ramsay Health Care in a more strategic role.
In more hospital changes, St John of God Mt Lawley has appointed former director of nursing and midwifery Vanessa Unwin as its new CEO, taking over from Paul Dyer who is now at the helm at SJOG Midland Public and Private Hospitals.
Telethon Kids Institute and UWA researcher Dr Anya Jones will join some of the world’s brightest scientists on the prestigious Homeward Bound Program. She will travel to Antarctica to see first-hand the impacts of climate change.