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Committee Members


Dr Susan White

Dr Susan WhiteMBBS (Hons), FACSP, FASMF

  • Sports Physician, Olympic Park Sports Medicine Centre, Melbourne
  • Member, Medical Commission, Australian Olympic Committee
  • Medical Director, Australian Youth Olympic Team, Singapore 2010
  • Deputy Medical Director, Australian Olympic Team, London 2012
  • Chief Medical Officer, Swimming Australia
  • Editorial Board, Clinical Journal of Sports Medicine
  • Editorial Board, British Journal of Sports Medicine
  • Member, Anti-Doping Panel, Cricket Australia
  • Member, Australian Football League Tribunal (anti-doping)
  • Team Physician, Australian Swim Team
  • Team Physician, Melbourne Vixens Netball Team.

Dr Peter Harcourt OAM

Dr Peter HarcourtMBBS, FACSP, FASMF, Dip Obs

  • Sports Physician
  • Medical Director, Australian Commonwealth Games team, Delhi, India
  • Medical Coordinator, Victorian Institute of Sport
  • Clinical Convenor, Health Services Group (WorkSafe and Transport Accident Commission), Victoria
  • Chief Medical Officer, Basketball Australia
  • Medical Commissioner, Australian Football League
  • Anti-Doping Medical Officer, Cricket Australia
  • Chair, International Cricket Council Medical Committee and Therapeutic Use Exemption Committee
  • Federation Internationale de Basketball Amateur Medical Council and Therapeutic Use Exemption Committee
  • Team Physician, Melbourne Victory Football Club
  • Senior Fellow, Faculty of Law, University of Melbourne.

Dr Grace Bryant OAM

Dr Grace BryantMBBS, Grad Dip Sports Science, FASMF, FACSP, FFESM (UK)

  • Sports Physician
  • Chief Medical Officer, Australian Women’s Water Polo
  • Team Physician, National Netball Competition
  • Member, Medical Commission, Australian Commonwealth Games Association
  • Member, Education Committee, Sports Medicine Australia (NSW Branch)
  • Member, International Netball Medical Panel.

Dr Carolyn Broderick


  • Staff specialist in sport and exercise medicine at The Children’s Hospital at Westmead
  • Senior lecturer in the Faculty of Medicine at the University of NSW
  • Member of the Medical Commission of the Australian Olympic Committee
  • Medical Director of the Australian Youth Olympic Team Nanjing 2014
  • Headquarters doctor Australian team for the London 2012 Olympic Games
  • Team physician Australian women’s tennis (Fed Cup) team
  • Member IOC panel on Age Determination in Elite Adolescent Athletes
  • Member of the Sports Medicine Australia (SMA) Scientific Committee.

Dr Andrew Potter


  • Sport & Exercise Medicine Physician in private practice in association with Orthopaedics-SA
  • Senior Visiting Medical Officer in the Department of Orthopaedics at the Flinders Medical Centre and Repatriation & General Hospital
  • Senior Medical Officer at the Adelaide Football Club (AFL)
  • Medical consultant to Thoroughbred Racing SA
  • President of the AFL Medical Officers Association
  • Member of the Court of Examiners of the Australasian College of Sports Physicians
  • Coordinator of the Sports Medicine in General Practice course for Sports medicine Australia, SA branch.

Dr Charles Howse

BM BS, FACSP, FFESM, FAMA, Dip Forensic Med

Dr Howse is a Specialist Sports Physician working in private practice in Canberra. Other roles include

  • Lieutenant Commander RAN Reserve
  • Deputy Doping Control, IOC Medical Commission, Sydney Olympics
  • Sports Physician, Commonwealth Games, Melbourne 2006
  • Sports Physician, Volleyball venue, London Olympics 2012
  • Member AIS Ethics Committee
  • Professional Services Review Panel
  • Sports Physician Tennis Australia, ACT
  • Team Physician Australian Mens Volleyball Team
  • Medical Officer Prime Ministerial overseas delegations.