Chief Executive of
The Australian Council on
Brian Johnston is a Fellow of the Australian College
of Health Service Executives, a Fellow of the Australian
Institute of Company Directors and a Fellow of the
Australian Institute of Management. He holds an
appointment as Visiting Fellow, Centre for Clinical
Governance Research in Health, Faculty of Medicine, University of
New South Wales, and is a member of the Management Committee
of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons' Australian Safety and
Efficacy Register of New Interventional Procedures - Surgical (ASERNIP-S).
He is the current Chair of the Council for the International Accreditation
Program provided by the International Society for Quality in Health Care.
Mr. Johnston's professional career has been wholly in the health industry
and has included experience at both departmental and senior health
service management levels. Until taking up his current position he was
involved mainly in the operational management of public health services
and facilities, particularly teaching and referral centres.