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 Belinda Gunton (Chair)

Mr Geoff Deakin

Dr Michael King

Dr Gordon O’Neill

Mr Thomas Nolan

Dr Malcolm Pell

Ms Lucy Riggall

Dr Garry Schaffer

Dr Jennifer Dew

Ms Gail Hambly

Dr Russell Aldred

Mr Tim Daniel

Mr Todd McEwan

Medical Council

Dr Gordon O’Neill (Chair)

Dr Michael King

Dr Malcolm Pell

Dr Jennifer Dew

Dr Garry Schaffer

Dr Russell Aldred

St Vincent's Clinic Foundation Board of Trustees

Associate Professor Brett Courtenay (President)

Mr Albert Edward Harris

Dr Maxwell Coleman

Dr Caroline Hong

Mrs Elizabeth Lewin

Mrs Roslyn Packer, AC

Mr James Rayner

Mr Tim Daniel

Mr Geoff Alder

Ms Mim Haysom