Liang Joo is a medical professional with a passion for clinical as well as information and communication technology governance. He serves on peak advisory committees at the Therapeutic Goods Administration and St Vincent’s Health Australia, and is a Graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors. An experienced educator, he is appointed Conjoint Senior Lecturer at the University of New South Wales and Adjunct Clinical Senior Lecturer at the University of Notre Dame Australia. He is a research supervisor and examiner at the Department of Clinical Pharmacology and Toxicology, St Vincent’s Hospital and the School of Medical Sciences, UNSW.
Driven by eclectic interests, he has studied at four Australian universities and holds tertiary qualifications in public health, tropical medicine, information technology and linguistics. Upon graduating from medical school, he began his career in an unrelated field, as a management consultant at the Boston Consulting Group. Liang Joo was winner of the inaugural James Cook University Outstanding Young Alumni Award, and of the Australian Institute of Interpreters and Translators’ inaugural Award for Excellence in Interpreting. His multicultural and language experience includes subtitling at the Special Broadcasting Service, examining for the NSW Board of Studies and the National Accreditation Authority for Translators and Interpreters, and interpreting at high-level international meetings such as G20 Summits.
Liang Joo is Chairman of the Risk and Compliance Committee.