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 2020

  • President: Assoc Prof Ken Harvey AM, MBBS, FRCPA, School of Public Health and Preventative Medicine, Monash University.
  • Vice-President: Prof Paul Rolan MBBS, MD, FRACP, FFPM(UK), FFPMANZCA, Director Innovation, Health and Medical Sciences Faculty Office, Adelaide University.
  • Chief Executive Officer and Secretary: Loretta Marron OAM, BSc, AssocDip(Bus), AAII, MACS.
  • Treasurer and Public Officer: Prof Hubertus Jersmann MD, PhD, Discipline of Medicine, University of Adelaide.
  • Assoc Prof Basia Diug PhD, Head (Quality and Innovation), Medical Education Research and Quality Unit, School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Monash University.
  • Dr Paulina Stehlik, Senior Research Fellow, Centre for Research in Evidence-Based Practice, Bond University.
  • Dr Ian Musgrave, Senior Lecturer, Medical Sciences, University of Adelaide.


  • Emeritus Prof John Dwyer
  • Emeritus Prof Alastair MacLennan
  • Prof Marcello Costa
  • Prof Rob Morrison
  • Dr Pallave Desari
  • Dr Sue Ieraci

Work Groups Coordinators

  • Web Site: Ian Gibbins
  • Social Media (Facebook, Twitter, YouTube): Natalie Stevens & Kurt Van Ryswyk (executive status)
  • Pharmacy: Ian Carr
  • Pediatrics: Don Cameron
  • Regulatory Compliance and Consumer Protection: Bruce Arnold, Mal Vickers
  • Education (health science skepticism, health literacy): Basia Diug
  • Laboratory Investigation: Bruce Campbell
  • Chief Editor: Peter Arnold