Dr Norman Swan
Tonic Health Media’s Executive Director and co-founder, Dr Norman Swan, is Australia’s most respected health journalist and broadcaster, with an international broadcast career spanning more than 30 years.
Norman hosts The Health Report on the Australian Broadcasting Corporation’s Radio National which is the world’s longest running health program in the English-speaking world. Norman is also guest reporter on Four Corners; appears regularly on The Drum and occasional host of Radio National Breakfast. He has won many awards for his work including Australia’s top prize for journalism, the Gold Walkley. Norman also edits his own newsletter, The Choice Health Reader, which is published in partnership with CHOICE, Australia’s leading consumer advocacy organisation.
Current Boards: Executive Director, Tonic Health Media, The Australian Research Alliance for Children and Youth (ARACY), and the National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales. Past Boards: NDARC, Australian Gastroenterology Institute, Founding member Social Issues Committee, Royal Australasian College of Physicians, Australian Cancer Society.