Dr Bennie Ng is the CEO of the Australian Medical Association Western Australia (AMA WA). He commenced as a general practitioner before becoming immersed in health policy and management.
Dr Ng has extensive experience in providing advice to the Australian Government having been the Head of Social Policy at the Office of the Prime Minister with responsibilities across health and hospitals, aged care, disabilities and the National Disability Insurance Scheme. He has held senior positions in strategy, services planning and general management across public and private hospital sectors, including the Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, Healthscope Limited and the Hong Kong public hospital authority.
Dr Ng has a Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery and a Master of Business Administration. He is a Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Medical Administrators (FRACMA) and of the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners (FRACGP) as well as a Council member of the National Library of Australia.