Dr David Rowlands

Experience: David has been a General Practitioner on the Gold Coast for 30 years. He is a Queensland graduate who served as a Medical Officer in the Royal Australian Army Medical Corps, prior to working in Accident and Emergency in the United Kingdom.

David is a Fellow of the Australian Institute of Company Directors, and has over 20 years’ experience as a Company Director. He has just retired from the Gold Coast PHN Board where he served as Chair for the past four years. Previously he was Chair of the Gold Coast Medicare Local and of the Gold Coast Division of General Practice.

Areas of interest: David’s particular interests are in corporate governance, clinical governance and health system design.