Dr. Alastair MAH

    Mah Alastair

    Dr Alastair Mah is a Senior Manager at the Patient Safety & Risk Management Department at the Hong Kong Hospital Authority.

    He was formerly the Chief Medical Officer at Barwon Health in Australia, and has led multiple clinical governance initiatives such as the ‘Never Events’ program, and the development of regional networked medical administration services. He has held executive positions in metropolitan and regional Australian health services. 

    Alastair holds Fellowships with the Royal Australasian College of Medical Administrators, Australasian College of Health Service Management and Hong Kong College of Health Service Executives. 

    Being a Graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors, he served as a Board Director for the Royal Australasian College of Medical Administrators, the Rural Workforce Agency of Victoria and the Geelong Centre for Emerging Infectious Diseases.

    His interests are in clinical governance and leadership, and has been appointed Clinical Associate Professor at Deakin University’s School of Medicine since 2014, currently serving on the Advisory Board of the Master of Business Administration (Healthcare Management) program. 

    Alastair continues to be an assessor for the Australian Council on Healthcare Standards, and has recently been nominated to be a Censor for the Royal Australasian College of Medical Administrators, specifically to be based in Hong Kong to support the development of the specialty in the region. He also lectures at The University of Hong Kong at both Master and Bachelor levels.