At Jean Hailes we have a team of individuals from a broad range of professional backgrounds.
Our people work in fields as diverse as medicine, allied healthcare, research, education, health promotion, administration, communications, marketing, finance, policy and advocacy.
We work in collaboration to ensure we are working to improve women's knowledge and understanding of complex health issues. We are passionate about wanting to make a difference and inspiring confidence to create a healthier future for all women in Australia.
Board of Directors
Jean Hailes is governed by an independent Board of Directors with expertise in medical research, clinical practice, law, financial management and business development and risk management.
Senior leadership team
Jean Hailes is led by Dr Vanda Fortunato, Chief Executive Officer. Learn more about Dr Vanda Fortunato and other members of the senior leadership team.
Jean Hailes comprises three business units: Translation, Education and Communication, Medical Centre and Research. Learn more about the roles and expertise of these areas.
Professor Henry Burger is a Founding Board Member of Jean Hailes for Women's Health and our Inaugural Patron.
We are proud and privileged to have the wonderful support of our two Ambassadors: comedian Nelly Thomas and media presenter Shelley Ware.