Accreditation Committee

Medical Radiation Practice Accreditation Committee

The Medical Radiation Practice Accreditation Committee has been appointed by the Medical Radiation Practice Board of Australia to exercise accreditation functions for the profession.

Committee members

  • Professor Marilyn Baird (Chair)
  • Mr Chin Hwa Chan
  • Dr Daphne James
  • Professor Brian Jolly (co-Deputy Chair)
  • Associate Professor Sarah Lewis (co-Deputy Chair)
  • Dr Sharon Maresse
  • Mrs Jane Shepherdson
  • Associate Professor Deborah Starkey

Terms of reference

Under its Terms of Reference the Accreditation Committee is responsible for:

Accreditation standards: To develop accreditation standards for medical radiation 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 medical radiation practice programs.

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

Page reviewed 24/01/2018