RACMA would like to congratulate our members who received Queen’s Birthday Honours this year. It is a great achievement to be recognised by the wider community for their services to medicine, health care, medical administration and leadership.
RACMA members who received Queen’s Birthday Honours this year include: (please note the following list is not exhaustive and will continue to be updated)
MEMBER (AM) IN THE MILITARY DIVISION ROYAL AUSTRALIAN NAVY
Rear Admiral Sarah Edith SHARKEY CSC RAN (AFRACMA)
For exceptional service to the Australian Defence Force in the management of health care.
MEMBER (AM) IN THE MILITARY DIVISION AUSTRALIAN ARMY
Brigadier Isaac Alexander Gregory SEIDL (FRACMA)
For exceptional service to the Australian Defence Force in health executive leadership.
MEDAL (OAM) IN THE GENERAL DIVISION
Dr Walter Patrick Leopold ABHAYARATNA (AFRACMA)
For service to medicine in the Australian Capital Territory.
MEMBER (AM) IN THE GENERAL DIVISION
Professor Susan Lesley FORSTER (RETIRED FELLOW)
For significant service to tertiary education, to rural public health, and to medical administration.