Healthy Bones Australia announces the appointment of a new Chair, Professor Peter Ebeling AO. Professor Ebeling has been the long-standing Medical Director of the organisation and is committed to improving bone health in Australia. Outgoing Chair John Hewson was instrumental in forming Healthy Bones Australia (formerly Osteoporosis Australia), recognising the need for an independent organisation representing people with osteoporosis. Professor Ebeling and the Board of Healthy Bones Australia thank John Hewson for his dedication and contribution over 20 years to make bone health a national health priority. 

Professor Ebeling is a current Board Member of the International Osteoporosis Foundation and an internationally recognised researcher in the area of bone health. 

John Hewson AM