The RANZCP Section of Leadership and Management (SLAM) is for members with an interest in leadership and management in psychiatry.


The Section aims to:

  • promote the objectives of the College relating to leadership and management
  • foster the understanding of clinical leadership and governance for psychiatrists
  • facilitate the advancement of training and research in leadership and management
  • promote quality improvement in the provision of psychiatric services.

Current committee members

The current committee can be contacted through

The chair of the SLAM bi-national committee is A/Prof Robert Parker.

The Bi-national Section Committee's Regulations outline the purpose and responsibilities of the SLAM Committee.


All members of the College (including trainees and Affiliates) are eligible to join the Section. For further information on membership, please email

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