Board of Directors
Dr. Thomas Wenkart
Chairman Compensation Committee, Independent Director
A nationally respected expert in healthcare, medical and hospital administration in Australia, Dr. Wenkart established Macquarie Health Corporation in Sydney, Australia in 1976. His organization owns and operates eleven private hospitals in Australia, and is one of the nation’s leading providers of healthcare services.
Dr. Wenkart is a graduate of the Sydney University School of Medicine. In 1976, he established the Health Care Research Institute and the Wenkart Foundation which supports the Arts and Health Sciences with the credo of "community benefits in the shortest possible time." In 2007 the Wenkart Foundation established the Wenkart Chair of Endothelium Medicine at Sydney University and the Centenary Institute. Dr. Wenkart has a unique understanding and interest in, medical computing, electronic health records, biomedical technology, and videodermoscopy systems. In 2003, he acquired Derma Medical Systems in Austria.