Our people

The NCHA brings together leading researchers, clinicians, industry and community to tackle the key challenges associated with healthy ageing. This includes in key areas which have significant impact on us as we age, such as:

  • ageing
  • rehabilitation and independent living
  • mental health and addiction

Our membership

Our membership includes experts from

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
  • 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