Current Board members include
Professor Brendan Crotty
Professor Brendan Crotty is the Pro Vice-Chancellor (Health), Faculty of Health, Deakin University. He was appointed Foundation head of the Deakin School of medicine in October 2006. Professor Crotty has extensive experience in postgraduate medical education. He is a member of the Board of Postgraduate medical council of Victoria, and has recently completed a two-year term as Chair of the Confederation of Postgraduate medial Education Councils. As leader of one of Australia's premier multidisciplinary health faculties, he is committed to deliver of integrated health courses and collaborative research programs that address the challenges facing the Australia healthcare system.
Professor James Dunbar
Professor James Dunbar (MD, FRCPEdin, FRCGP, FRACGP, FFPHM, FACRRM) inaugural Director of the GGT UDRH since 2001, was previously Medical Director at Borders Primary Care National Health Services Trust in the United Kingdom. He is the author of books, book chapters and almost 200 original peer reviewed articles. He holds grants from the NHMRC and has a Centre of Excellence in Primary Health Care Research with Professor Claire Jackson at the University of Queensland. Professor Dunbar teaches Clinical Governance and Risk Management for Flinders University in Adelaide, Singapore and China. He was the Inaugural Director of the National Primary Care Collaboratives. His research interests include the prevention of diabetes and quality improvement in health care, especially for the chronic diseases depression, diabetes and heart disease.
Dr Peter Chapman
Chief Executive Officer, Country Health South Australia (South Australian Department of Health representative)
Mr Jim Maher
Jim is the Area Councillor on the Mount Gambier City Council and the representative for the South East Local Government Association.
Clinical Associate Professor Tim Baker
Clinical Associate Professor Tim Baker is a specialist emergency physician and Director of Deakin University's Centre for Rural Emergency Medicine. He works clinically at Southwest Healthcare, Portland District Health and Western District Health Service, where he also teaches and supervises undergraduate and postgraduate students. Tim participates in several committees at the Department of Health Victoria and Ambulance Victoria.