Woolcock Institute of Medical Research
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 David Macintosh AM - Director

David Macintosh AM



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; Founder since 2013 and Benefactor since 2007, 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; Executive Chairman, Manager Director and Independent Director of ASX listed public companies and private companies over 28 years; 35 years of Senior Management and Director level in the Transport and Construction Industries in Australia and Europe; 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; Director, Vice President – United Nations Australia Association (NSW) 2017–2019; 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 ARC in 1997; President of ARC 2000-2013, 2019–present; Vice President of ARC 2013–2019; Elected Life Governor of ARC in 2010. Director, Woolcock Institute of Medical Research 2000-2011 and 2021–present.

Appointed 7 April 2021

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