Council of General Practice
The AMA Council of General Practice (AMACGP) reports to the AMA Federal Council.
The role of the AMACGP is:
- To identify and represent the views of the AMA's general practice (GP) members.
- Inform GP members of current debate and represent their views to Federal Council.
Chair: Dr Patricia Montanaro
Secretariat: Mr Joe Hooper, Ms Eva O'Driscoll
Members: Drs Janice Fletcher (ex officio). Richard Heah, Michael Beckoff, Andrew Kellie, Annette Newson, Cathy Sanders, Peter Tait, Laureen Lawlor-Smith, Penny Need, Christopher Moy, Roger Sexton, Christopher Wagner and John Williams
There are a number of other Standing Committees of Council, which include both AMA(SA) Councillors and other members. These include:
- Doctors in Training Committee
- Communications Committee
- Road Safety Committee
- Historical Committee
Other committees and working groups are formed from time to time as the need arises.