Governance and Committees


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The Find a Surgeon directory is a listing of active Fellows of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons who meet the requirements of the College's Continuing Professional Development (CPD) Program and have opted to be on the list. This list excludes retired or inactive Fellows.


A number of boards, committees and working parties report to Council and contribute to the running of the College.

Diagram of the Council Committee structure.

Read the College Constitution (PDF 65 KB).

Awards Committee

Awards Committee

Board of Regional Chairs

Australian Capital Territory Regional Committee 
Board of Regional Chairs
New South Wales Regional Committee 
New Zealand National Board
Northern Territory Regional Committee
Queensland Regional Committee 
South Australian Regional Committee 
Tasmanian Regional Committee 
Victorian Regional Committee 
Western Australian Regional Committee 

Education Board

Board of Cardiothoracic Surgery 
Board in General Surgery 
Board of Otolaryngology Head & Neck Surgery 
Board of Paediatric Surgery 
Board of Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery     
Board of Surgical Research 
Board of Urology 
Board of Vascular Surgery  
Clinical Examination Committee
Court of Examiners 
Education Board
Post Fellowship Education and Training Committee
SET Board
Skills Education Committee 
Specialty Boards 
Surgical Gastrointestinal Endoscopy Committee
Surgical Science Examination and Clinical Examination Committee

Governance and Advocacy Committee

Governance and Advocacy Committee  

Professional Development and Standards Board

ACTASM Management Committee
ANZASM Steering Committee 
ASC Planning and Review Committee
Research & Evaluation (incorporating ASERNIP-S) Committee 
Fellowship Services Committee 
Indigenous Health Committee
International Development Program Committees
Morbidity Audits Committee
NTASM Management Committee
Professional Development and Standards Board
Professional Development Committee
Professional Standards Committee 
QASM Management Committee
RAAS Board 
SAAPM Management Committee 
TASM Management Committee
Trauma Committee 
VASM Management Committee 
WAASM Management Committee
Younger Fellows Committee

Resources Committee

Heritage and Archives Committee
Investment Committee 
Resources Committee 

Risk Management and Audit Committee

Risk Management and Audit Committee