St Vincent's Clinic Board includes seven directors appointed by St Vincent's Health Australia and six directors appointed by the accredited doctors.

The Medical Council is comprised of the six directors appointed by the accredited doctors. It is responsible for advising the Board on medical matters. In particular, the Medical Council is responsible for:

  • Overseeing and maintaining clinical standards in all areas of the Clinic
  • Making recommendations on accreditation
  • Supervising research and education
  • Conducting clinical reviews
  • Promoting cooperation between the Clinic and other entities operating on St Vincent's Campus, other hospitals, teaching institutions, health care and professional organisations

The St Vincent's Clinic Foundation has a Board of Trustees which provides governance and oversight of the Foundation.

The Scientific Committee assesses all applications for research funding grants and makes recommendations to the Trustees.

Open Support Committee has been constituted by the St Vincent's Clinic Board to provide advice and governance to the activities of Open Support.


St Vincent’s Clinic Executive Office

Geoff Alder – Executive Director

Doreen Falzon – Executive Assistant


St Vincent's Clinic Board of Directors

Ms Gail Hambly (Chair)

Dr Russell Aldred

Mr Tim Daniel

Mr Geoff Deakin

Dr Jennifer Dew

Mr Todd McEwan

Dr Gordon O'Neill

Dr Garry Schaffer

A/Prof Susan Tomlinson


Medical Council

Dr Gordon O’Neill (Chair)

Dr Russell Aldred

Dr Jennifer Dew

Dr Michael King

Dr Garry Schaffer

A/Prof Susan Tomlinson



St Vincent's Clinic Foundation Board of Trustees

Associate Professor Brett Courtenay, OAM (President)

Mr Geoff Alder 

 Mr Leigh Birtles

Ms Gail Hambly

 Mr Albert Edward Harris, AC

 Ms Mim Haysom

 Dr Caroline Hong

Dr Raj Jagavkar 

Dr Alan Meagher 

Dr Sam Milliken

Mrs Roslyn Packer, AC

Mr James Rayner