Who’s Moving (July 2013) Keep track with the latest news on leadership movements within healthcare, academia and life sciences globally.
Mr Michael Bramble, formerly of Merck Sharp & Dohme, has joined Mundipharma in a Senior Product Manager – Respiratory position.
Mr Richard Walton is moving from Pharmaxis, where he leaves his position as a Senior Biostatistician, to join Cancer Institute NSW as a Manager Cancer Analysis and Statistics.
Professor Edward Byrne, Vice Chancellor and President of Monash University will take up the position of Vice Chancellor at King’s College London in 2014.
Moving from the University of the West of England, Associate Professor Melody Carter will take up the position of Head of Department of Nursing at La Trobe University.
Mr Chris Pearman, Deputy Director of Forensic Science South Australia has been promoted to the Director of the department.
Professor Mark Compton in addition to his role as CEO of St Luke’s Care has been appointed the Chairman and Chancellor of St John Ambulance Australia.
Dr Brent Jenkins has resigned as CEO from Newcastle Innovation, the Medical Research Institute of the University of Newcastle to take up the positions of CEO at the Hunter Valley Research Foundation.
Mr Paul Jeans, currently the Chairman of Newcastle Port Corporation will take up the position of Chancellor at the University of Newcastle.
In another University appointment, Mr David Flanagan becomes the new Chancellor at Murdoch University. He will continue as Chairman of Atlas Iron Ltd.
Mr Shane Combs has made a move from Director of Nursing at Joondalup Health in WA, to Mater Misercordiae Mackay to take up the DON position there.
Congratulations to Ms Silvie Adams the former Hospital Director of Spire Washington Hospital, Tyne and Wear, UK who is now the Hospital Director for Spire Little Aston, Staffordshire UK.
Dr Leonard Lambeth has moved from ACT Health as the Clinical Director Adult Mental Health, Justice Health & Alcohol and Drug Services to Tasmania as Chief Psychiatrist in the Mental Health Branch of the Department of Health & Human Services
Ms Alison Verhoeven takes up the post of CEO at the Australian Healthcare & Hospital Associate, having previously been the head of the Governance and Communications Group at the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare.
Mr Nick De Groot, coming from Essential Energy has been appointed Executive Director Financial Operations at Mid North Coast Local Health Network.