Our people

The National Centre for Healthy Ageing (NCHA) is a joint partnership between Monash University and Peninsula Health. Some of the key people involved in the establishment of the NCHA include:

NCHA Governance Group

Rami Kamel (Centre Director)
National Centre for Healthy Ageing

Felicity Topp (Co-Chair)
CEO, Peninsula Health

Professor Christina Mitchell (Co-Chair)
Dean, Monash Medicine Nursing and Health Sciences

Associate Professor Vikas Wadhwa
Executive Director of Medical Services, Peninsula Health

Rachelle Anstey
CFO, Peninsula Health

Peter Lotz
CIO, Peninsula Health

Ben Norman
Manager, Business Strategy - Office of the CFO, Monash University

Professor Terry Haines 
Head of School - School of Primary and Allied Health Care, Monash University

Renaye Peters
Vice-President (Campus Infrastructure and Services), Monash University

Professor David Copolov
PVC Campus and Student Engagement, Monash University

Professor Velandai Srikanth
Chair of Medicine

NCHA Project Control Group

Rami Kamel (Centre Director)
National Centre for Healthy Ageing

Peter Lotz
CIO, Peninsula Health

Professor Alex Collie
Director, Insurance Work and Health Research Group - School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine

Professor Velandai Srikanth
Chair of Medicine, Peninsula Clinical School

Professor Terry Haines
Head of School, Primary and Allied Healthcare, Monash University