BBS (UTS), FCA
Member of the Order of Australia 2011, awarded National Medal for Service 2014, Chairman, The Macintosh Foundation, Macintosh Chair of Paediatric Respiratory Medicine – Endowed Chair 29 November 2005 in perpetuity; Royal Alexandra Hospital for Children – The Children’s Hospital at Westmead; Director, The Australian Lung Foundation 1994-2013; Governor, St Vincent’s Hospital, Curran Foundation; Life Governor, Melanoma Institute of Australia; Deputy Chairman, Ainsworth Charitable Foundation 2016–present; Actively involved in the Surf Life Saving movement for over 50 years; Life Member, Long Reef Surf Life Saving Club Inc.; Life Member – Collaroy Surf Life Saving Club Inc.; Life Member – City Tattersalls Club; Appointed Australia’s United Nations Goodwill Ambassador Oceans – Life Under Water SDG-14 and The Pacific, 2018–2019 and Principal Advisor, Marine Life, and Oceans and The Pacific–United Nations Association of Australia 2019–present; Awarded Honorary Associate Life Membership TSANZ 2020; Appointed to the Board of the Australian Respiratory Council (ARC) in 1997; President of ARC 2000-2013, 2019–present; Elected Life Governor of ARC in 2010. Was previously a director of the Woolcock 2000-2011.
In 2011 David was awarded Member of the Order of Australia for services to surf life saving, medical research and business.
Appointed 7 April 2021