Governance

The Australasian Society for Ultrasound in Medicine’s (ASUM) governance structure is one of a public company, limited by guarantee.

ASUM is governed by a Board of Directors (ASUM Council) elected by the Membership as per the ASUM Constitution. The Board of Directors appoint a Chief Executive Officer to administer the organisation.

ASUM has over 3,500 members, 9 full-time staff, 6 part-time staff members and hundreds of member volunteer positions on various committees.

ASUM Board of Directors nominations are open for a Scientific Councillor.

All full financial members of ASUM for 2017-18, who meet the criteria as a scientific position as per the constitution, are eligible to nominate for the council position. Submissions close on 31 October 2017. Nominations can only be accepted on this official form: ASUM Scientific Council Nomination Form 2017

Assoc. Prof George Condous
President
A/Prof Sue Campbell Westerway
Past President
Suean Pascoe
Honorary Treasurer
A/Prof Fabricio Da Silva Costa
Honorary Secretary
Sue Davies
Councillor
Assoc.Prof Fred Joshua
Councillor
Dr Philip Hung
Councillor
Rex de Ryke
Seconded Councillor
Jody Fassina
Independent Councillor
Scott Graham
Independent Councillor

If you would like to be considered to become a Board Member please complete and submit the Expression of Interest form.

Boards and Committees

Gerry Hill
Brigid Geraldine Hill (Gerry)
Chair (Vascular)
A/Prof Sue Campbell Westerway
Member (Obstetric)

Debra Paoletti
Member (Obstetric)
Jo McCan
Member (General)
Alison Deslandes
Member (General)
Neil Keller
Neil Keller
Member (Vascular)
Richard Allwood
Member (Cardiac)
Brian Starkoff
Brian Starkoff
Member (Physics)
James Cadogan
Member (Cardiac)

If you would like to be considered to become a Committee Member please complete and submit the Expression of Interest form.

Jo McCan
Jo McCann
Chair (General)
A/Prof Sue Campbell Westerway
Member (Obstetric)
Brian Starkoff
Brian Starkoff
Member (Physics)
Kate Thomas
Kate Thomas
Member (Vascular)
Belinda Buckley
Member (Cardiac)

If you would like to be considered to become a Committee Member please complete and submit the Expression of Interest form.

Adrian Goudie
Dr Adrian Goudie
Chair
Dr Jacqui Keene
Secretary
KarenMizia
Dr Karen Mizia
Member (O&G)
Dr Chris Choong
Member(Cardiologist)
Dr Robert Gill
Member (Physics)
A/Professor James Rippey
Member (Emergency Medicine)
Dr Sashi Siva
Member (O&G)
Dr Denise Roach
Member (Vascular)
Anthony McLean
Prof Anthony McLean
Member (Critical Care)

If you would like to be considered to become a Committee Member please complete and submit the Expression of Interest form.

Adrian Goudie
Dr Adrian Goudie
Board Chair
A/Prof Sue Campbell Westerway
President
SheryleRogerson
Dr Sheryle Rogerson
Board Member
Dr Talat Uppal
Board Member
Martin Kluckow
A/Professor Martin Kluckow
Board Member
Dr Peter Hugo
Board Member
A/Professor Ian Bennett
Board Member

If you would like to be considered to become a Committee Member please complete and submit the Expression of Interest form.

Adrian Goudie
Dr Adrian Goudie
Member
A/Prof Fabricio DaSilva Costa
Member
Assoc. Prof George Condous
Member
Dr Philip Hung
Member

If you would like to be considered to become a Committee Member please complete and submit the Expression of Interest form.

A/Prof Sue Campbell Westerway
President
Sue Davies
Councillor
Suean Pascoe
Councillor
Rex de Ryke
Rex de Ryke
Seconded Councillor

If you would like to be considered to become a Committee Member please complete and submit the Expression of Interest form.

KarenMizia
Dr Karen Mizia
Medical (O&G)
Dr Ashes K Mukherjee
Medical (Emergency)
Dr Peter Muller
Medical (O&G)
A/Prof Fabricio DaSilva Costa
Medical (O&G)

If you would like to be considered to become a Committee Member please complete and submit the Expression of Interest form.

KarenMizia
Dr Karen Mizia
Chair
Terry
Terry McAuley
Member (Infection Control)
SheryleRogerson
Dr Sheryle Rogerson
Member (Neonatal/POC)
Robert Ziegenbein
Member (Vascular)

If you would like to be considered to become a Committee Member please complete and submit the Expression of Interest form.

Assoc. Prof George Condous
Chair
Prof Ron Benzie
Member
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Dr Talat Uppal
Member
Ms Kathryn Busch
Member
A/Prof James Rippey
Member
Dr Meiri Robertson
Member
Ms Lucy Taylor
Member
Dr Fabricio DaSilva Costa
Member

If you would like to be considered to become a Committee Member please complete and submit the Expression of Interest form.

Brian Starkoff
Chair
Dr Andrew Ngu
Member
Richard Allan
Member
A/Prof Sue Campbell Westerway
Member
Alan Williams
Member
Wee Long Lee
Observer
Chiang Wei Lai
Observer

If you would like to be considered to become a Committee Member please complete and submit the Expression of Interest form.

Dr Padma Rao
Convenor (Paediatrics)
Richard Allwood
Convenor (Cardiac)
A/Prof George Condous
Gynaecology
Jenny Parkes
Breast
Suean Pascoe
Suean Pascoe
Education
Delwyn Nicholls
Education
Dr Jayshree Ramkrishna
Obstetrics
A/Prof Fabricio Costa
Obstetrics
Dr Jason Chuen
Vascular
Oriana Tolo
POCUS
Le-Anne Grimshaw
MSK
Lisa Clarke
MSK
Meiri Robertson
Midwives/Registrars
Debra Paoletti
Midwives/Registrars

If you would like to be considered to become a Committee Member please complete and submit the Expression of Interest form.

The ASUM Team – Chart of ASUM Staff Structure

Lyndal-Macpherson
Lyndal Macpherson
CEO
Paul
Paul Stephenson
(FIPA).
Operations Manager and Company Secretary
Michele
Michele Short
Growth & Quality Manager
Outreach Secretariat
Joss
Dr Jocelyne Basseal
BSc (Hons), PhD
Publications and Scientific Editor
Alex
Alex Watterson
LLB (Law Hons). M.Sc (Computer Science Hons)
IT Systems Development Officer
Meron
Meron Oxley
BSc (Biological Sciences)
Senior Education and Compliance Officer
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Weng Siow
Standards of Practice Officer
sue
Sue Loucks
Membership & CPD Officer
SoP & Conference Secretariat
Dhruva
Dhruva Raval
IT and LMS Officer
Maria
Maria Hitchcock
CCPU and CAHPU Education Coordinator
Cathy McCully
Cathy McCully
Events Coordinator
Rachael Paterson
Rachael Paterson
Membership Coordinator
Helen
Helen Penisini
DMU Education Coordinator – General and Obstetrics
Gerry Yuwono
DMU Education Coordinator – Cardiac and Vascular

Branches

If you would like to become involved as a Convenor, click here for roles ,responsibilities and benefits

Rex de Ryke
Rex de Ryke
Chair
Jo McCann
Jo McCann
Treasurer
Kate Thomas
Secretary
Gerry Hill
Gerry Hill
Member (Vascular)
Rebecca Dong
Rebecca Dong
Member (General)
Bernadette Gourlie
Bernadette Gourlie
Member (General)
Sally Vogel
Sally Vogel
Radiologist
Bruce Allen
Bruce Allen
Radiologist

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