Fellow Dr Phillipa Hore appointed Co-Chair of new infection panel

Dr Hore has been appointed Co-Chair of the new Australian Infection Prevention and Control Panel with Associate Professor John Ferguson.

Dr Hore has worked as an anaesthetist in Melbourne for almost 30 years in a mix of public and private practice and has been an integral member of ANZCA's Safety and Quality Committee, including five years as Chair.

She is a member of the Safer Care Victoria COVID-19 Clinical Leadership Expert Group (CLEG) and a member of the Victorian Perioperative Consultative Council (VPCC).

Announcing the appointment today the National COVID-19 Clinical Evidence Taskforce thanked Dr Hore and Associate Professor Ferguson for "agreeing to lead this important program of work to develop robust, consistent national guidance that addresses key IPC-related questions impacting clinicians providing health care for Australians during the pandemic."

 

Last updated 11:24 30.10.2020