Australian Cardiovascular Health and Rehabilitation Association Inc.
Australian Cardiovascular Health and Rehabilitation Association Inc.

State Associations

State Associations

NSW / ACT

The Cardiovascular Health and Rehabilitation Association of NSW & ACT Inc. (CRA NSW/ACT) supports ACRA members locally, through education, conferences, mentoring and resources. We share and support the ACRA mission and vision.

Contacts

Please contact CRA NSW/ACT at cranswact@acra.net.au regarding any general business.

President
Robert Zecchin

Vice President
VACANT

Secretary
Dawn McIvor

Treasurer
Susan Hales

State Representative
Jane Kerr

ACI Representative
Kellie Roach

Heart Foundation Representative
Cate Ferry

Chair of Professional Development
Cate Ferry

Metro Representative
Cheryl Hastie

Regional Representative
Jo Leonard

Public Officer
Kellie Roach

QLD

The Australian Cardiovascular Health & Rehabilitation Association- Queensland (ACRA-Qld) is a multidisciplinary organisation dedicated to the professional development and maintenance of cardiovascular health and rehabilitation services to ensure rehabilitation and secondary prevention is encouraged and provided for all cardiac patients throughout Queensland.

Objectives: 

  • To establish a network of health professionals interested in cardiovascular health and rehabilitation.
  • To co-ordinate efforts to develop and improve cardiac rehabilitation services.
  • To promote and encourage an interdisciplinary approach to cardiovascular health and rehabilitation.
  • To provide and/or encourage professional and community awareness of, and education in cardiovascular health and rehabilitation.
  • To liaise and co-operate with other organisations with similar goals.

Contacts

Please contact QCRA at qcra@acra.net.au regarding any general business or updates to your cardiac rehabilitation services/ programs. For state news and upcoming events, please visit https://qcrablog.wordpress.com/.

President
Bridget Abell

Vice President, State Representative & CR Services Directory Coordinator
Steve Woodruffe

Secretary
Paul Camp

Treasurer
Karen Healy

Committee Members
Gary Bennett

Kathy O’Donnell

Katina Corones-Watkins

Dr Jo Wu

Michelle Aust

Dr Jo Wu

Heart Foundation Representative
Karen Uhlmann

SA / NT

Contacts

Please contact SACRA at acrasant.secretary@gmail.com regarding any general business.

President
Jenny Finan

Vice President
Jeroen Hendriks

Secretary
Annette Ferguson

Treasurer
Renee Henthorn

State Representative
Natalie Simpson

Rural Representative
Nicole Dawes

CATCH Representative
Claudine Clark

Ordinary Members
Sabine Drilling
Dianna Lynch
Louise de Prinse
Sanchia Shute
Celine Gallagher
Susan Sierp
Michelle Iadanza
Rhonda Naffin
Kathryn O’Toole

TAS

Contacts

Please contact TCRA at tcra@acra.net.au regarding any general business.

President
Sue Sanderson

Vice President
Anna Storen

Treasurer
Dinah Payton

Secretary
Judith Enright

State Representative
John Aitken

VIC

Contacts

Please contact ACRA Vic at acravictoria@acra.net.au regarding any general business or updates to your cardiac rehabilitation services/programs.

President
Susie Cartledge

Vice-President
Carmel Bourne

Secretary
Katrien Janssen

Treasurer
Jonathan Rawstorn

Vice-Treasurer
Ailish Commane

State Representative
Susie Cartledge

National Heart Foundation Representative
Eugene Lugg

Australian Centre for Heart Health Representative
Alun Jackson

Committee Member
Emma Boston
Debra Gascard
Ailish Commane
Niamh Dormer

Co-opted Member
Michael Kolarik
Linda Macauley

WA

Contacts

Please contact WACRA at Helen.McLean@health.wa.gov.au regarding any general business.

President
Helen Mclean

Vice-President
Hazel Mountford

Secretary
Nikki Strahan

Treasurer
Julie Prout

State Representative
Lily Titmus

Heart Foundation Representative
Julie Smith

Shelley McRae

Rural Representatives
Sandy Hamilton

Anne-Marie Dunnet

General Committee Member
Tracy Swanson

Craig Cheetham

Joanna Clark

Carol Lohman