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Interim Chief Executive Officer

Dr Lisa Murphy

Lisa Murphy has been with Kidney Health Australia since 2016, initially as the National Kidney Cancer Program General Manager, moving into a Medical Advisor role and then into her current usual role as General Manager for KHA Research.  Lisa is keen to maintain the momentum at Kidney Health Australia in supporting Australians affected by kidney disease through our focus on Community, Advocacy and Research.

Lisa qualified as a medical doctor in the UK with a board scientific and medical training including; a 1st class honours degree in psychology and physiology, a degree in Medicine from Imperial College London, post graduate certification in medicine (MRCP) and specialist training in anaesthetics and intensive care.

Lisa moved to Melbourne with her family in 2010. In looking after her 2 sons who have type 1 diabetes, Lisa embarked on a career change, initially in medical writing and education and then into the For Purpose sector. When not at work Lisa loves spending time with her boys and cycling.


Senior Managment Team

Chief Financial Officer
Matthew Hubbard

General Manager Clinical Directorate
Dr Marie Ludlow BA (Hons) PhD

General Manager Priscilla Kincaid-Smith Kidney Research Foundation
Dr Lisa Murphy

Clinical Director
Dr Shilpa Jesudason 

National Fundraising, Marketing and Communications Manager
Marcia Christmas


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