Australian Institute of Administrative Law Queensland Chapter
Late afternoon Webinar by Zoom
Presenter: Andrew Brown Queensland Health Ombudsman
Chair: David W Marks QC Barrister
Thursday, 8 October 2020
This presentation will discuss the operation of the co-regulatory system in responding to complaints and notifications about registered health practitioners in Queensland with a focus on the interplay between the Office of the Health Ombudsman, the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (APHRA)/National Boards and QCAT.
Andrew Brown was appointed as the Health Ombudsman in May 2018 having acted in the role since November 2017. Andrew has more than 25 years’ experience in the public sector, primarily in the areas of legal services, regulatory oversight and complaints management. Prior to his appointment, Andrew was the Deputy Ombudsman at the Queensland Ombudsman’s Office. He has also worked at Queensland Corrective Services in numerous roles including the Chief Inspector of Prisons and Director of Legal Services. He holds a Bachelor of Arts/Law and a Master of Public Administration and is admitted as a solicitor.
David W Marks QC is a commercial silk practising principally in tax. He has a broader practice in commercial litigation, trusts, estates, and administrative law. He sits as a member of the disciplinary panel of a transnational professional body, and is on Hemmant’s List in Brisbane.
The webinar is open to members of the AIAL.
Admission is free, but registration is required. CLE/CPD points are available if this webinar is relevant to your immediate or long term needs in relation to your professional development and practice of the law. Please contact your local law society for further details.
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