Members of the Healthcare Associated Infections Governance Group

Governance group membership

Name

Representation

Don Mackie and Jane O’Malley

Ministry of Health Co-Chairs (Chief Medical Officer/Chief Nurse)

Carolyn Clissold

Infection Prevention & Control Nurse from the Infection Prevention and Control Nurses College, NZNO

Michelle Balm

Infectious Diseases Physician from the New Zealand Branch of the Australasian Society for Infectious Diseases

Bob Buckham

Pharmaceutical Society of New Zealand

Arthur Morris

Clinical Microbiologist from the New Zealand Branch of the Australasian Society for Infectious Diseases

Chris Mckenna

District Health Boards’ Directors of Nursing

Gabrielle Nicholson

Health Quality and Safety Commission Senior Portfolio Manager, Infection Prevention & Control

Sally Roberts Health Quality and Safety Commission Infection Prevention & Control Clinical Lead

Noeline Whitehead

Aged Care Sector

Virginia Hope

Environmental Science Research Ltd

Grant Pidgeon

District Health Boards Chief Medical Officers

Sheldon Ngatai

Consumer Representative

Eamon Duffy Antimicrobial Stewardship Pharmacist
Kevin Snee Chief Executive Representative
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