Program Manager (Strep A, RHD & Skin Health)
Rebecca is currently Program Manager for the Strep A, RHD and Skin Health team. Her previous experience includes Director, Scientific Initiatives at Health Technology Assessment international (HTAi), where she was responsible for the scientific elements of all of the Society activities. Alongside this role, Rebecca was also responsible for the establishment and launch of the Clinical Trials: Impact & Quality (CT:IQ) initiative in Australia and was also a Senior Policy Officer in the Western Australia Department of Health. In these positions, Rebecca's work spanned various projects including initiation of a disinvestment work program, workforce and service planning, and state-based assessment of medical devices.
Rebecca has also worked as a Technical Adviser at the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) where she conducted and supervised the production of technology appraisals, provided scientific advice to pharmaceutical companies, contributed to the review of the NICE methods guide, and represented NICE at international conferences and training events. Rebecca holds an MSc in Health Services Research and a BSc in mathematics and statistics, and has formal training in systematic reviewing and health economics.