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Dean's Industry Advisory Board

UTS: Health is honoured to host an outstanding group of current leaders in health on its Dean's Industry Advisory Board. The group provides high-level strategic advice across a range of issues such as curricula, research, strategic direction of the faculty and links to key professional, industry and government bodies.


Associate Professor Beth Kotze
Director MH–CYP (Mental Health – Children & Young People)
Mental Health Drug and Alcohol Office, Ministry of Health


Ms Elizabeth Chatham
Executive Director, Woman, Youth and Children Division
ACT Health

Ms Bernadette (Berne) Gibbons
Director PwC - Health Technology

Ms Ann Brassil
Family Planning NSW

Ms Jacqui Cross  
Chief Nursing and Midwifery Officer 
NSW Health

Ms Leslie Everson   
Regional Director 
Bupa Aged Care Australia

Professor Martha N Hill, PhD, RN
Dean Emerita, Professor of Nursing, Medicine and Public Health
The John Hopkins University School of Nursing

Mr Robert Mills
Chief Executive Officer

Adjunct Professor Annette Solman
Chief Executive
Health Education & Training Institute (HETI)

Adjunct Professor Debra Thoms
Chief Nursing and Midwifery Officer
Australian Department of Health

Mr Robert Wells
Deputy CEO and Head, Research Assets
Sax Institute

Faculty representatives

Professor John Daly
Faculty of Health, UTS

Associate Professor Joanne Gray
Associate Dean (Teaching and Learning)
Faculty of Health, UTS

Professor Fiona Brooks
Associate Dean (Research)
Faculty of Health, UTS

Professor Caroline Homer
Associate Dean (International and Development)
Faculty of Health, UTS