Associate Professor Taylor is the Executive Director, Sydney Research for Sydney Local Health District with over 30 years experience as a clinician and health service executive leader.
She is passionate about ensuring timely, safe, quality, patient and family centred care and health outcomes in the most appropriate and efficient manner. She has a strong commitment to enabling increased scale and translation of health and medical research ensuring consumer and community participation.
As Chief Executive of Northern Sydney Local Health District, Associate Professor Taylor played an integral role in, and led the redevelopment and reconfiguration of several major infrastructure projects, including Royal North Shore Hospital. During her six years in the role, she laid the foundations for optimal and sustainable outcomes for the local community, the people of NSW and beyond.
Associate Professor Taylor has served and serves on several boards, committees and organisations within the government, private, non-government, primary health, university and research sectors.