NHMRC established the Community and Consumer Advisory Group (CCAG) to provide strategic advice on health matters and on health and medical research matters from a consumer and community perspective.

NHMRC established the Community and Consumer Advisory Group (CCAG) to provide strategic advice on health matters and on health and medical research matters from a consumer and community perspective.

CCAG plays an important role providing a health consumer perspective on a diverse range of NHMRC business, including advice on consumer involvement in health and medical research.

The advice of the CCAG is provided, complements  the advice and expertise of community and consumer representatives on the NHMRC and its Principal Committees.

Membership

CCAG is a Working Committee that was established under Section 39 of the National Health and Medical Research Council Act 1992 (the NHMRC Act) and is comprised of 11 consumer and community leaders in Australia.

Membership:

  • Ms Karen Carey, Chair (also Member of NHMRC Council)
  • Hon Fran Bailey
  • Ms Rebecca Davies  (also Member of Health Innovation Advisory Committee and Member of Australian Health Ethics Committee)
  • Mr Todd Harper
  • Mr David Jack
  • Mr Demos Krouskos
  • Ms Anne McKenzie
  • Ms Kay Oke OAM
  • Mr Glenn Rees
  • Mr John Stubbs
  • Dr Moira Watson