Accreditation Committee

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Practice Accreditation Committee

The Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Practice Accreditation Committee has been appointed by the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Practice Board of Australia to exercise accreditation functions for the profession.

Committee members

  • Prof Elaine Duffy (Chair) 
  • Ms Norma Lukies 
  • Ms Sharon Wallace

Terms of reference

Under its Terms of Reference the committee is responsible for:

Accreditation standards: To develop accreditation standards for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Practice programs of study, for approval by the National Board. 

Education providers: To assess and monitor programs of study and education providers against the approved accreditation standard for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Practice programs.

The Committee is not responsible for setting registration standards, registering health practitioners, or investigating complaints about health practitioners.

 
 
Page reviewed 13/12/2016