Who are we?


While the FSM was launched on the 20 December 2011, its association was registered with New South Wales (NSW) Department of Fair Trading on 13 February 2012.

FSM Executive

  • President: Assoc Prof Ken Harvey AM, MBBS, FRCPA, School of Public Health and Preventative Medicine, Monash University.
  • Vice-President: Prof Rob Morrison OAM, BSc (Hons), PhD, CF, School of Education, Flinders University.
  • Treasurer: Dr Pallave Dasari BMedSci, PhD, MSPPM, Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Adelaide Medical School.
  • Chief Executive Officer and Secretary: Loretta Marron OAM, BSc, AssocDip(Bus), AAII, MACS.
  • Public Officer: Dr Benson Riddle MBBS, FRACGP, General Practitioner, Sydney.
  • Prof Paul Rolan MBBS, MD, FRACP, FFPM(UK), FFPMANZCA, Director Innovation, Health and Medical Sciences Faculty Office, Adelaide University.
  • Prof Hubertus Jersmann MD, PhD, Discipline of Medicine, University of Adelaide.
  • Dr Sue Ieraci MBBS, FACEM, Senior Staff Specialist, Emergency Medicine, Bankstown Hospital, University of Sydney.
  • Assoc Prof Basia Diug PhD, Head (Quality and Innovation), Medical Education Research and Quality Unit, School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Monash University.


  • Emeritus Prof John Dwyer
  • Emeritus Prof Alastair MacLennan
  • Prof Marcello Costa

Work Groups Coordinators

  • Web Site: Ian Gibbins
  • Social Media (Facebook, Twitter, YouTube): Pallave Dasari
  • Pharmacy: Ian Carr
  • General Practice: Benson Riddle
  • Pediatrics: Don Cameron
  • Regulatory Compliance and Consumer Protection: Bruce Arnold
  • Education (health science skepticism, health literacy): Basia Diug
  • Laboratory Investigation: Bruce Campbell
  • Chief Editor: Peter Arnold