Dr Janine Mohamed

Dr Janine Mohamed

Treasurer

Dr Janine Mohamed is a proud Narrunga Kaurna woman from South Australia. Over two decades, she  has worked in nursing, management, project management, research, workforce and health policy in  the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health sector, including as CEO at the Congress of Aboriginal  and Torres Strait Islander Nurses and Midwives (CATSINaM).  

Janine is currently the CEO of the Lowitja Institute – Australia’s National Institute for Aboriginal and  Torres Strait Islander Health Research. She was awarded an Atlantic Fellows for Social Equity  Fellowship in 2019, a Doctorate of Nursing honoris causa by Edith Cowan University in 2020 and in  2021, a Distinguished Fellowship with The George Institute for Global Health Australia. She is a  regular spokesperson on Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health issues, including racism, cultural  safety, climate change, the social and cultural determinants of health, workforce and Indigenous  data sovereignty.