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Committee memberships:
Chairman, Cancer Research Committee
Member, Strategic Fundraising Committee
Member, Nomination and Remuneration Committee

Appointed 30 November 2012

Director Jim Birch is currently an independent consultant and Non-Executive Director of a number of Boards. He was formerly Ernst & Young’s Global Health Leader and Government and Public Sector Leader, Oceania. Jim has been Chief Executive of the Human Services and Health Department (South Australia), Deputy Chief Executive of Justice, and Chief Executive of major health service delivery organisations, including teaching hospitals. Jim is currently Deputy Chair of the Independent Hospital Pricing Authority, Chair of the Australian Red Cross Blood Service, Chair of the Australian Digital Health Agency, a member of the Board of the Australian Red Cross Society, Chair of Clevertar Pty Ltd, a member of the Board of the Little Company of Mary Health Care and Chair of the Women and Children’s Local Health Network (SA) Taskforce.