Executive Dean, Faculty of Medicine, The University of Sydney, Australia
Professor Ward is an academic leader, cancer researcher and medical oncologist. She is a member of the Pharmaceutical Benefits Advisory Committee (PBAC), chairs the Commonwealth Medical Services Advisory Committee (MSAC), and serves on the Council and Executive of the Australian Academy of Health and Medical Sciences. Professor Ward was previously with the University of Queensland, where she was Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Research) and Executive Dean (Acting) of the Faculty of Medicine. In 2013 she was made Member of the Order of Australia (AM) for significant service to medical research and patient care in the field of oncology.

Besides G2MC, Prof. Ward’s genomic medicine implementation projects include:

  • Queensland Genomics Health Alliance
  • Australian Genomics Health Alliance