FPM Queensland Regional Committee

The Faculty of Pain Medicine Queensland Regional Committee (FPM QRC) is an elected body that acts as a conduit between fellows and trainees in the Queensland region, and the FPM Board and Professional Standards Committee to which they report. The committees assists with:

  • Implementing faculty policy in the region
  • Advising the FPM Board and the Professional Standards Committee on issues of interest to the faculty and its fellows and trainees in Queensland
  • Representing the faculty and promoting the specialty
  • Developing and maintaining relationships with key regional stakeholders
  • Training, continuing medical education, and other professional activities at a regional

Committee members



Dr Gunjeet Minhas


Dr Hannah Bennett

Elected member

Dr Anju Tessa James

Elected member

Dr Joseph Kluver

Elected member

Dr Joann Rotherham

Elected member

Dr Zoe Vella

Elected member

Dr Murray Taverner

Ex-officio member

Associate Professor Newman Harris

Co-opted member

Dr Rob Park

Co-opted member (trainee representative)

Karan Shah

Committee support 

Last updated 09:55 10.11.2023