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Dr Sidney Chandrasiri

Chief Medical Officer


Dr Sidney Chandrasiri MBBS MHM FCHSM FRACMA CHIA GAICD CHE, is a Certified Health Executive (CHE), a Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Medical Administrators (FRACMA), a Fellow of the Australasian College of Health Service Management (FCHSM), a Graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors (GAICD), and holds a Masters in Health Management (MHM) and Certification in Health Informatics (CHIA). She has held multiple executive health leadership roles across both the private and public healthcare sectors, most recently as the Executive Director Medical Services of the Flinders and Upper North Local Health Network for the South Australian Department of Health, Chief Medical Officer of Alexandra District Health Service and the Deputy Chief Medical Officer and Group Director of Operations at Epworth HealthCare. Dr Chandrasiri has also held various Board Director roles in community health and hospital health service boards, is the current Board Chair of the Australasian Association of Private Medical Executives and Chief Executive of Australian Institute of Healthcare Executives. 

Sidney has lectured on health system management to postgraduate students at Monash university, is a speaker at multiple medical forums across Australia, and publishes widely in the field of medical leadership and professional behaviour. Her portfolio encompasses executive health service leadership, clinical services design, strategic planning, medical workforce strategy and numerous areas across clinical governance and hospital operations across metropolitan, regional and community health services.