NPS MedicineWise chair Dr Andrew Knight has thanked Dr Rosemary Bryant AO for her invaluable contribution to the NPS MedicineWise board as her three year term comes to an end.
Dr Bryant was Australia’s first Commonwealth Chief Nurse and Midwifery Officer and the Executive Director of Royal College of Nursing, Australia. She has represented Australia on nursing at the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) and was a member of the Australian delegation to the World Health Assembly.
A distinguished Life Fellow of the Australian College of Nursing, Dr Bryant also holds Honorary Life Membership of the Australian Nursing and Midwifery Federation (SA Branch), is Emerita Director of Nursing at Royal Adelaide Hospital and was President of the International Council of Nurses from 2009 to 2013. She chairs the Steering Committee of the Rosemary Bryant AO Research Centre.
“Dr Bryant’s vast experience of the health system and nursing sector has provided great insights for the Board during her tenure,” said Dr Knight.
“We thank Dr Bryant for her important contribution to NPS MedicineWise and wish her continued success in her future endeavours,” he said.