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It is with great sadness that we learn of the passing of Joanne Travaglia following a brief period of illness.


Prof FitzGerald was given this award in recognition of his long and stellar contribution to the College in Queensland and nationally

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The ACHSM 2023 one-day conference in Melbourne exceeded attendance expectations. We share below a few photos of the event.


ACHSM President Dr Neale Fong visited to New Zealand to explore a competency framework and professional career pathway for health system leaders

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Watch a video message from College President Dr Neale Fong


ACHSM would like to congratulate the following recipients of Australia Day Honours 2023. Please join us in saluting the high-achievers below who play a significant role in health service delivery and were recognised in this week’s announcement by the Governor-General of Australia.

In December 2022, two Honorary Fellowships of the College were awarded: Prof Euan Wallace, Secretary of the Vic Dept of Health, and Kathrine Morgan-Wicks, Secretary of the Tas Dept of Health.


ACHSM has determined to undertake a review of the Master of Health Service Management Accreditation standards and processes and has invited Professor (Emeritus) Gerry FitzGerald to undertake the review.

NSW HMIP Interns recount their experience of ACHSM's Perth 2022 Congress – By  Benjamin Wilcox, Roya Kavoossi, Steph Kelly and Sophie Conrade


In August 2022, the Northern Territory was home to the Garma indigenous cultural festival in East Arnhem Land. Highlights of this event included a visit by high-profile dignitaries: Prime Minister Anthony Albanese and the US Ambassador to Australia, Her Excellency Carolyn Kennedy – daughter of the late US President John F Kennedy.