Ingrid Winship

Ingrid Winship

Ingrid Winship

Professor Ingrid Winship is the Inaugural Chair of Adult Clinical Genetics at the University of Melbourne and Director of Genomic Medicine, The Royal Melbourne Hospital, commencing in November 2006. She was also at this time appointed as Melbourne Health’s Executive Director of Research and during her 12-year tenure launched the Clinical Trials Research Centre in the city campus. Prof Winship is a graduate of the University of Cape Town, dual trained in Clinical Genetics and Dermatology. Professor Winship is currently a member of the Victorian Cancer Agency Reference Group and a Director of the  Boards of the Australasian College of Dermatologists, the Australian Genome Research Facility and Global Variome. She is Chair of the Australian Health Ethics Committee and a member of the NHMRC Council; she serves on the Health Research Strategy External Advisory Group for New Zealand.