COAG Health Ministers announce first appointments to the Paramedicine Board of Australia

The COAG Ministerial Council has announced the establishment of the inaugural Paramedicine Board of Australia with the first appointments of the Chair, Practitioner and Community Members. Ministers have appointed a nine member board:

  • Associate Professor Stephen Gough ASM as practitioner member from Queensland and National Board Chair
  • Ms Clare Beech as practitioner member from New South Wales
  • Mr Keith Driscoll ASM as practitioner member from South Australia
  • Associate Professor Ian Patrick ASM as practitioner member from Victoria
  • Miss Angela Wright as practitioner member from Western Australia
  • Mr Howard Wren ASM as practitioner member from a small jurisdiction – the Australian Capital Territory (ACT)
  • Ms Carol Bennett as community member from the ACT
  • Mrs Jeanette Barker (nee Evans) as community member from New South Wales
  • Ms Linda Renouf as community member from Queensland.

Full details from COAG are available here