Awards and prizes

Gold Medal

This award recognises exceptional leadership and recent achievements and promotes the pursuance of excellence in the delivery of health services in Australia. A nominee will be a member of the College and an outstanding leader who has made recent and exceptional contributions to the healthcare system. This leader will have a passion for excellence and demonstrate a tireless commitment to improving the system for the benefit of patients and those who work within it. He/she values innovation and is committed to developing partnerships and collaborative relationships. These leaders are notable as role models for our next generation of leaders and embody the core health system values.

Congratulations to Dr Mark Avery FCHSM,  CHE, QLD winner of the 2021 Gold Medal Award

Life Membership

Life membership to the College is an Award and honour that is bestowed by the Board after a Branch Council nomination. Any Branch may nominate one member each year to be considered for the award of Life Member. The final decision is made by the Board of Directors and presentation is made to that member at the ACHSM Annual General Meeting. Retiree members are eligible for this award. 

Congratulations to the Life Membership recipients for 2021

Emeritus Professor Anneke Fitzgerald, FCHSM, CHE, QLD 

Emeritus Professor Sandra Leggat, VIC

Honorary Fellowship

Nominees' qualities include demonstration of the following:

Currently holding a key role in the health system and making a notable contribution to health services. This award provides recognition of this contribution. A nominee will have an outstanding reputation in the health system and will be supportive of the College and its objectives.

This year the following Honorary Fellowships have been bestowed upon:

Stewart Dowrick – Chief Executive, Mid North Coast Local Health District

Fellowship

This is the highest level of membership within the College. It demonstrates an ongoing commitment to excellence in health service management. Fellowship is gained by meeting the requirements set by the Board. The College would like to welcome the following members as new fellows of the College for 2021.

Australia

 

Prefix

First

Last

State/Country

Dr

Thi

Aung

QLD

Mrs

Eileen

Banks

WA

Dr

Ruth

Barbour

NT

Ms

Debra

Benger

VIC

Dr

Richard

Bostwick

WA

Mr

David

Braines-Mead

NT

Mr

Murray

Brown

NT

Mr

Angus

Burnett

WA

Mrs

Toni

Bushby

ACT

Mr

Alex

Carrasco

QLD

Ms

Renee

de Prazer

WA

Ms

Emma

Divilly

NT

Adj Assoc Prof

Deepak

Doshi

QLD

Mr

Neil

Doverty

WA

Ms

Fiona

Duncan

WA

Mrs

Pauline

Fogarty

VIC

Mr

Damian

Green

QLD

Mrs

Sarah

Griffin

NT

Mr

Marcus

Guthrie

VIC

Dr

Kalotina

Halkitis

NT

Dr

Nicolie

Jenkins

QLD

Mr

David

Kempson

QLD

Ms

Heather

Malcolm

NT

Ms

Joanne

Norton

NT

Ms

Elizabeth (Libby)

Oakes

WA

Dr

Pamela

O'Nions

WA

Ms

Diana

Peers

NSW

Ms

Claire

Pierce

VIC

Dr

David

Reeve

NT

Ms

Kylee

St.George

NT

Mr

David

Sheader

VIC

Assoc/Prof

Sue

Taylor

WA

Mr

Peter

Vincent

SA

Dr

Carolyn

Wallace

VIC

 

International Fellows
 

Prefix

First

Last

State/Country

Dr

Thiri

Aung

Myanmar

Dr

Zaw Win

Sandy

Myanmar

Dr

Karan

Sharma

Dubai

Mr

Ming Wei Jeffrey

Woo 

Singapore

 

 

 

 

Alternative pathway

Prefix

First

Last

State

Mr

Robert

Davis

NSW

Ms

Susan

Medlin

VIC

Dr

Zoe

Wainer

VIC

Mr

Chris

Mitchell

QLD

Mr

Gaetanino

Disisto

SA


RACMA Fellows

First

Last

State

Dr Thomas

Chan

VIC

Dr Marius

Goosen

QLD

Dr Anthony

Kambourakis

VIC

Dr Paul

Muir

NZ

Dr Humsha

Naidoo

VIC

Dr Gershu Chandy

Paul

MYANMAR 

Dr Susanty

Tay

VIC

Dr Siddharth

Vohra

NSW

Dr Jacinta

Powell

QLD

Hong Kong College of Health Service Executive - Dual Fellowship

Mr CHUI

Edwin,           Yiu Man

Ms FONG

Bonnie,         Ka Wing

Dr HO

Eris,              Ching Man

Mr JIANG

Christian, Weisong

Mr LAU

Alan,             Tsz Ho

Ms LEUNG

Connie,         Kit Fong

Mr LIM

Henry,           Chuen Choy

Ms SIT

Cecilia,          Tin Yan

Ms SIU

Michele,        Kwan Sheung

Mr TSO

Ronald,         Wai Chun

Ms WONG

Lai Ching       Lai Ching

Dr WU

Benny,          Tsz Kit

Ms YAM

Sharifa,         Yuen Ping

 

 

Student Prizes

The Ian Brand Prize - for the best grade point average in a Masters Course in Health Management conducted throughout Australia. This year's we have three winners and they are:

Alicia Davies

Emmanuel Nene Dei

Lina Guo
 

The Anthony Suleau Prize - for the best grade point average in a Postgraduate diploma course in Health Management conducted throughout Australia. This year's winner is:

Damian Coe
 

The Grace Suleau Prize - for the best grade point average in an Undergraduate diploma course in health management conducted throughout Australia. This year's winner is:

Allan Feng
 

Congratulations to all our worthy winners! 

Need more?

For more information on awards and prizes, please email Alison McCann, National Programs Support Manager, or call (02) 8753 5111.

Gold Medal Awards

Life Members

Honorary Fellows

NSW Health Manager Leadership Awards

Need more?

For more information on awards and prizes, please email Alison McCann, National Programs Support Manager, or call (02) 8753 5111.