Accreditation Committee

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

Committee members

Adjunct Professor Elaine Duffy 

Chair and educationalist member
Victoria

Ms Norma Solomon

Registered practitioner member
Queensland

Ms Sharon Johnson

Registered practitioner member
Victoria

Ms Elizabeth Shuttle 

Academic member
New South Wales

 

Terms of reference

Under its Terms of Reference the Accreditation 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 Accreditation Committee is not responsible for setting registration standards, registering health practitioners, or investigating complaints about health practitioners.

 
 
Page reviewed 21/07/2021