Australian Palliative Care Conference 2017

Lynda O’Grady

Chair

Ms Lynda O’Grady is the Chair of the Aged Care Financing Authority, a statutory committee established to provide independent advice to government on funding and financing issues in aged care.

She is also a non-executive director of Domino’s Pizza Enterprises Limited and member of the Advisory Board of Jamieson Coote Bonds.

Until the creation of the Australian Digital Health Agency effective July 2016, she served as independent director of National Electronic Health Transition Authority (nehta) for six years.

Ms O’Grady previously held senior roles at Executive/Managing Director level at Telstra, including as Chief of Product. Prior to this, Ms O’Grady was Commercial Director of Australian Consolidated Press, the publishing subsidiary of Publishing & Broadcasting Limited and General Manager of Alcatel Australia.

She has previously served on the Council of Bond University, Boards of Screen Queensland and TAB Queensland and on the IT&T Board of Advisors to the New South Wales Treasurer.

She holds a Bachelor of Commerce (Hons) degree gained at the University of Queensland and is a Fellow of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.

Sessions

September 8, 2017
Plenary Session 7 – Discussion – Palliative care is core business for aged care
Plenary - Hall L
11.00am  -  12.00pm