Karen Gibson

Karen Gibson
Karen Gibson has been committed to advancing e-health in Australia for over 20 years


With a background in program and project management and a particular interest in electronic health records and strategic use of information, Karen has led a number of major e-health projects and has consistently contributed to progression of the health informatics agenda, including as a member of the HISA Board and as a past Deputy Chair of the IHTSDO.

Karen is currently working as and eHealth consultant with The Checkley Group. previous roles include General Manager Strategic Initiatives with NEHTA, Director eHealth Planning at Queensland Health and consultant for Digital Hospitals with BT Australasia.

With so much change now underway in the sector, this is an exciting time for the health informatics community, and through active participation on the HISA Board Karen aims to ensure that HISA delivers increasing value to its members and continues to contribute to the advancement of health informatics in Australia.


Principle Consultant


The Checkley Group

Favourite things

Queensland beaches

I'm passionate about

Getting the best out of ICT for the future of our health system