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Governance

HETI is the main provider of high-quality, contemporary training and education for NSW Health. The corporate operations of HETI are defined by the legislative provisions under which it is established under the Health Services Act 1997 (NSW), and the role and functions delegated to HETI by the Secretary of the NSW Ministry of Health. Learn more about HETI at the HETI main website.

Accreditation

HETI became an accredited Higher Education Provider with the national Tertiary Education Quality and Standards Agency (TEQSA) in October 2016. HETI has been granted the maximum registration period of seven years for registration of the two new course frameworks and as a higher education provider.

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Governance

There are two principal governance committees for HETI Higher Education:

  1. The HETI Higher Education Academic Board. This group is responsible for academic policy making, academic management and overseeing best practice in teaching and learning.
  2. The HETI Higher Education Governing Council that exercises overall responsibility for pursuing the mission and goals of higher education listed in the Higher Education Strategic Plan 2016 – 18.

The members of each committee are listed below.

Academic Board

Position

Member

Role Title

Chair

Professor Annemarie Hennessy

DEAN, SCHOOL OF MEDICINE,
Dean's Unit - School of Medicine
University of Western Sydney

External Academic

Dr Toby Raeburn

Lecturer in Mental Health
Course Coordinator, Bachelor of Nursing
Sydney Nursing School, The University of Sydney

External Academic

Dr Fiona Shand

Associate Lecturer at NDARC
Team coordinator for the Comorbidity and Trauma Study (CATS),
University of New South Wales (UNSW)

External Academic

Dr Meg Smith

APS, Fellow Australia Psychological Society (FAPS)

HETI Attendee

Ms Kirstie Aggs

Executive Director Leadership, Management Development and Design

HETI Attendee

Ms Rhonda Loftus

Executive Director, HETI Higher Education

HETI Attendee

Dr Roderick McKay

Director Psychiatry & Mental Health Programs

HETI Attendee

Mr Mark Wilbourn

Director Education & Training

HETI Attendee

Dr Amanda Rosso Buckton

Interim Framework Coordinator - Psychiatric Medicine

HETI Attendee

Dr Kerry-Ann Grant

Interim Framework Coordinator - Psychiatric Medicine

Student Representative

Ms Susan Hextell

Applied Mental Health Studies Framework

Student Representative

Dr Arpita Ray

Psychiatric Medicine Framework

Secretariat

Ms Leila Sara

Executive Assistant to HETI Higher Education Executive Director

Governing Council

Position

Member

Role Title

Chair

Dr Nick O'Connor

Clinical Director, North Shore Ryde Mental Health Service

External Attendee

Mr Graeme Harding

 

External Attendee

Professor Julian Trollor

Head Department, School of Psychiatry
Department of Developmental Disability Neuropsychiatry (EDN)
School of Psychiatry
UNSW Medicine

External Attendee

Professor Annemarie Hennessy

DEAN, SCHOOL OF MEDICINE,
Dean's Unit - School of Medicine
University of Western Sydney

External Attendee

Ms Susan Palmer

 

External Attendee

Dr Karin Lines

Executive Director, Mental Health Branch
Strategy and Resources Division

External Attendee

Ms Joanne Seymour

Mental Health Nurse Practitioner

External Attendee

Professor Christine Bennett

Dean, School of Medicine
University of Notre Dame Australia

HETI Attendee

Adjunct Professor Annette Solman

Chief Executive
Health Education and Training Institute

HETI Attendee

Ms Rhonda Loftus

Executive Director, HETI Higher Education

Secretariat

Ms Leila Sara

Executive Assistant to HETI Higher Education Executive Director

 

Further Information

The HETI Higher Education Academic Board reports to the Higher Education Governing Council.
The governance and management of HETI Higher Education operations are located at:

  • Building 12, Shea Close, Gladesville Hospital
  • 5 Fleet St North Parramatta, Cumberland Hospital

For more details regarding the governance and operations of HETI Higher Education, contact us:

 

CONTACT US

    North Parramatta Campus

Building 101, Cumberland Hospital
5 Fleet Street, North Parramatta
NSW 2151

   (02) 9840 3833
   (02) 9840 3838
   info@heti.edu.au

    Gladesville Office

Building 12, Gladesville Hospital
Shea Close, Gladesville
NSW 2111

   (02) 9844 6551
   (02) 9844 6544
   heti-info@health.nsw.gov.au

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