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Biographical entry Shean, Ruth (1953 - )

Born
21 February 1953
Perth, Western Australia, Australia
Occupation
Health administrator

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c. 1974 - c. 1984
Career position - Various positions at the Western Australian Education Department
1984 -
Career position - Occasional lecturing at the University of Western Australia
1984
Award - Francis George Bradshaw Prize received from the University of Western Australia
1984 - 1989
Career position - Occasional lecturing at Curtin University of Technology and Edith Cowan University, Western Australia
1984 - 1989
Career position - Executive Director of the Australian Council on Smoking and Health
1984 - 1989
Career position - Consultant at the Health Department, Western Australia
1990
Award - Public Health Association of Australia Award received
1990 - 1999
Career position - Trustee of the Cerebral Palsy Foundation
1990 - 1999
Career position - Chief Executive Officer of the Cerebral Palsy Association, Western Australia (formerly the Spastic Welfare Association)
1992 - 1993
Career position - Member of the State Government Advisory Committee on Disability in Western Australia
1992 - 1993
Career position - Vice-President of the Australian Public Health Association, Western Australia branch
1992 - 1995
Career position - Member of the Reproductive Technology Council in Western Australia
1992 - 1995
Career position - National Vice-President of the Australian Cerebral Palsy Association
1994 -
Career position - Patron of the Australian Disability Achievement Foundation
1995 - 1999
Career position - National President of the Australian Cerebral Palsy Association
1996
Career position - Deputy Chair of the National Advisory Council to the Federal Minister for Disability
1997
Award - Distinguished Service Award received from the Australian Cerebral Palsy Association
1998
Award - Honorary Life Member of the Council on Smoking and Health
1998 - 2000
Career position - Pro Chancellor at Murdoch University, Western Australia
1999 -
Career position - Chief Executive Officer of the Disability Services Commission, Western Australia
1999
Award - Honorary Life Member of the Cerebral Palsy Association, Western Australia

Published resources

Encyclopedia of Australian Science Exhibitions

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See also

  • Herd, Margaret (ed.), Who's Who in Australia 2002, 38 edn, Crown Content, Melbourne, 2001, 2020 pp. Details

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