Ingrid Winship

Profile photo of Ingrid WinshipIngrid Winship is Professor Adult Clinical Genetics at the University of Melbourne. She is a clinician scientist in clinical genetics, cancer genetics and dermatology.

In 2006 she became the Inaugural Chair of Adult Clinical Genetics at the University of Melbourne and The Royal Melbourne Hospital (part of Melbourne Health). She was also at this time appointed as Melbourne Health’s Executive Director of Research, a position she held for 12 years.

Professor Winship is currently 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, a member of the Council of the National Health and Medical Research Council, and a member of the Health Research Strategy External Advisory Group for New Zealand.