NPS reappoints two directors

23 March 2012

NPS: Better choices, Better health has reappointed two directors to its board for further terms of three years.

Dr Graeme Killer AO has been reappointed as the Government Class Director, while current Chair Dr Janette Randall was reappointed as Additional Director.

NPS CEO Dr Lynn Weekes says both Dr Killer and Dr Randall bring a wealth of experience, knowledge and enthusiasm to the NPS Board.

“Graeme has a good level of understanding of all levels of government and the political landscape,” says Dr Weekes.

“His extensive networks and ability to build and use them is embedded in his role in government and on the NPS Board.

“Janette’s high level strategic decision making qualities and her ability to work on big picture matters with objectivity and passion are some of the attributes that make her so valuable to the board,” says Dr Weekes.

“These qualities, together with her in-depth understanding of our organisation and environment and her experience and leadership skills in the non-for-profit sector, are of principal significance to the NPS Board.”

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Independent, evidence-based and not-for-profit, NPS enables better decisions about medicines and medical tests.We are funded by the Australian Government Department of Health and Ageing.