The AMA is a federation and doctors in local States and Territories play a key role in creating our policies.

State and Territory AMA’s are dedicated to providing members with representation on a variety of medical issues, professional services and commercial benefits.

AMA (NSW) Council


  • Physician Class Dr Ron Granot
  • Surgeon Class Dr Fred Betros
  • Ophthalmologist Class Dr Ashish Agar
  • Psychiatrist Class Dr Dina Mahmood
  • Pathologist Class Dr Theresa Ly
  • General Practitioner Class Dr Ken McCroary
  • Anaesthetist Class Dr Lan-Hoa Le
  • Obstetrician / Gynaecologist Class Casual Vacancy
  • Salaried Doctor Class Dr David Cooper
  • Rural Doctor Class Dr Merran Auland
  • Radiologist Class Dr Sanjay Hettige
  • Student Member Class Mr Heath Darrant


  • Northern Metropolitan Dr Kathryn Austin
  • Central Metropolitan Dr Brian Fernandes – Chair
  • Southern Metropolitan Dr David Malouf
  • Western Metropolitan Dr Viraj Kariyawasam
  • North Western Metropolitan Dr Katherine Jeffrey
  • South Western Metropolitan Dr Anju Aggarwal
  • New England & North Coast Dr Anne Rasmussen
  • North West Dr Ai-Vee Chua
  • South Casual Vacancy
  • Hunter & Central Coast Dr Felicity Park
  • Illawarra & South Coast Dr Costa Boyages

AMA (NSW) Board of Directors

  • Dr Michael Bonning President
  • Dr Kathryn Austin Vice President
  • Dr Brian Fernandes Director, Chair of Council
  • Dr Costa Boyages Director, PIC Chair
  • Dr Kean-Seng Lim Director
  • Dr Fred Betros Director
  • Dr Amandeep Hansra Director
  • Dr Theresa Ly Director
  • Dr Sanjay Hettige DIT Director, DITC Co-Chair

Unrestricted General Members

  • Dr Chantelle Berenger
  • Dr Michael Bonning
  • Dr Amandeep Hansra
  • Dr James Lawler
  • Dr Kean-Seng Lim
  • Dr Kim Loo
  • Dr Akalya Mahendran
  • Dr Jitendra Parikh
  • Dr Alison Semmonds
  • Prof Nicholas Talley
  • Dr Angelo Tsirbas

Doctor-in-Training Members

  • Dr Jacqueline Ho – DITC Co-Chair
  • Dr Ben Maudlin
  • Dr Tom Morrison
  • Dr Alan Pham
  • Dr Aidan Tan


  • Dr Ian Kamerman


  • Ms Fiona Davies
  • Mr Kerry Evripidou
  • Ms Dominique Egan

AMA (NSW) By-Laws and Constitution