Peter Woodruff, Specialist Surgeon
Associate Professor Peter Woodruff
President of the Australian Council on Healthcare Standards (ACHS), Peter is a vascular surgeon based in Brisbane.
He is the immediate past President of the Australian and New Zealand Society of Vascular Surgery.
Following surgical training in the UK and USA he
returned to Australia as a Senior Lecturer at the Royal Brisbane Hospital
He became involved with renal transplantation and moved to Princess Alexandra Hospital to participate in the newly developed specialised vascular unit and subsequently became the Director.
He was elected to the Council of Royal Australasian College of Surgeons in l997, and was Vice President in 2002-2003.
He is a Fellow of the AMA and a past President of the Australian Association of Surgeons.
He is a member of the Medical Board of Queensland, a consultant to the HQCC and is on the Private Practice Committee of the Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Healthcare.
He was recently elected to the Board of ISQua.