Podiatry Board of Australia - Accreditation Committee
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Accreditation Committee

The Podiatry Accreditation Committee (Accreditation Committee) has been appointed by the Podiatry Board of Australia (National Board) to exercise accreditation functions for the profession.

Committee members 

Dr Meeuwis Boelen

Chair and educationalist member
New South Wales

Ms Alison Bell

Deputy Chair and educationalist member
South Australia

Dr Ryan Causby

Registered practitioner and academic member
South Australia

Dr Vivienne Chuter

Registered practitioner and academic member
New South Wales

Mr Mark Gilheany

Registered practitioner member

Dr Peta Tehan

Registered practitioner member
New South Wales

Terms of reference

Under its terms of reference, the Accreditation Committee is responsible for:

Accreditation standards: Developing accreditation standards for podiatry and podiatric surgery programs of study, for approval by the National Board.

Education providers: Assessing and monitoring programs of study and education providers against the accreditation standards.

The Accreditation Committee is not responsible for setting registration standards, registering health practitioners, or investigating complaints about health practitioners.

Page reviewed 1/07/2022