John Wyn Owen
Mr Owen is Secretary
of the Nuffield Trust in the UK and Senior Associate of the Judge
Institute of Management of the University of Cambridge. He took
up the post of Secretary of the Nuffield Trust in 1997 having previously
been Director General of New South Wales Health in Australia and
until 1994, Director of NHS Wales in the UK.
Mr Owen was
formerly Chairman of the Australian Health Ministers' Advisory Council.
He is an Honorary Fellow of the Faculty of Public Health Medicine,
Honorary Member of the Royal College of Physicians, and Fellow of
the University of Wales Colleges, the Australian College of Health
Service Executives, and the Royal Society of Arts and a Member of
the US National Academy of Sciences Institute of Medicine.