Another Piece
Of the Jigsaw


The GICS Governance Group includes health professionals, service managers and leaders, the Victorian Department of Health and Human Services and people affected by cancer. The group is is responsible for strategic decision making, implementation and monitoring of strategies to achieve
  • Our Mission
  • The Victorian Cancer Plan 2016-2020
  • Victorian Integrated Cancer Services Strategic Objectives
The governance group maintains a sustainable model for collaboration of cancer services providers in our region.

Our collaboration model:

Governance Group Terms of Reference

Governance Group members

Dale Fraser (Chair)

Chief Executive Officer

Ballarat Health Services

Alex Demidov Chief Executive Officer St John Of God Healthcare Ballarat
Swe Htet Haematologist Ballarat Cancer Care
George Kannourakis Director Ballarat Oncology and Haematology Services
Ian Kemp Consumer GICS Consumer Advisory Group
Steve Medwell Director Ballarat Regional Integrated Cancer Centre
Carmel O'Kane

Manager - Wimmera Cancer Centre

Wimmera Health Care Group
Simone Reeves Radiation Oncologist Ballarat & Austin Radiation Oncology Centre
Diane Sartori Regional Manager (Ballarat) Western Victoria Primary Health Network
Anne Scott Consumer GICS Consumer Advisory Group

Judy Perkins Acting Manager Performance, Quality and Governance Department of Health and Human Services