Committees and groups
Our committees and groups provide a way for people and organisations to help us develop policies and provide advice on specific issues.
The Advisory Committee on Vaccines (ACV) provides independent medical and scientific advice to the Minister for Health and the Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA).
The Australian Medical Research Advisory Board (AMRAB) advises the Health Minister on prioritising spending from the Medical Research Future Fund (MRFF).
The Australian Technical Advisory Group on Immunisation (ATAGI) advises the Minister for Health on the National Immunisation Program (NIP) and other immunisation issues.
The MDAF oversees the work on Australia's national drug policy framework. This framework includes strategies for alcohol, tobacco, ice, and strengthening the alcohol and other drug (AOD) workforce.
The National Immunisation Committee (NIC) provides advice on the National Immunisation Program (NIP). The NIC also represent the needs and views of vaccination providers and consumers.