Emeritus Professor Richard Henry AM


Board and governance

MB BS, MD, FRACP, Dip Clin Epi

Emeritus Professor Richard Henry works as a consultant in Health and Higher Education. He had a long career in academic medicine and hospital paediatrics before his appointment as Vice-President and Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Academic) of the University of New South Wales from 2006-2012. He is a Pro-Chancellor of UNSW, a Trustee of Sydney Grammar School, Chair of the Centre for Social Impact and a Board member of Legal Aid NSW. He was appointed a Member of the Order of Australia in 2007 for service to paediatric respiratory medicine as a clinician, researcher, educator and mentor, and serving in a range of roles with professional medical organisations.

Emeritus Professor Henry is a member of the Audit and Risk Management Subcommittee, the University Relations Subcommittee and the Scientific Advisory Committee.