MBBS (Hons), BHA, FRACMA, MPA (Harv), FCHSM
Dr Walsh has been Chief Executive of Cabrini Health, a Catholic health service in Melbourne, Australia for 8 years. He was recruited from Doha, Qatar where he was Chief Executive of the National Health Authority.
Prior to this he worked in London, England as Chief Executive, South East London Strategic Health Authority. Michael has held a range of senior positions in the Victoria and Western Australia, including 7 years as Chief Executive of The Alfred, a teaching hospital in Melbourne. Michael is Vice President of the Royal Australasian College of Medical Administration, a Board member of the Federal Government’s Independent Hospital Pricing Authority (IHPA), a Ministerial Delegate on the Board of Goulburn Valley Health, and Board Chair of St Mary’s Hospital, Dubbo, Ethiopia.
A graduate of Monash University and post-graduate of Harvard University, Michael has over 30 years’ experience in health service policy and management across public and private sectors.