Dr Rowan is a Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Medical Administrators and he is a Fellow of the Australasian College of Health Service Management. Dr Rowan has previously held senior management positions as the Deputy Chief Medical Officer for Uniting Care Health, Director of Medical Services at St Andrew’s War Memorial Hospital and Deputy Director of Medical Services at the Wesley Hospital. 

He has also spent more than two decades in the field of addiction medicine and substance dependency, and he is one of Australia’s leading medical professionals. 

In addition to his health administration fellowships, Dr Rowan is also a Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Physicians’ Chapter of Addiction Medicine and he is a Member of the Australasian Professional Society on Alcohol and Other Drugs. He is a Visiting Medical Officer to the St Andrew’s War Memorial Hospital’s Multidisciplinary Pain Service and also to the Wesley Hospital. He is also an Associate Professor in the School of Medicine and Dentistry at Griffith University.

Dr Rowan is a former Member of the Queensland Mental Health Commission’s Clinical Advisory Council and he was previously the President of the Australian Medical Association of Queensland and the Rural Doctors Association of Queensland. He is also a Fellow of the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners, the Australian College of Rural and Remote Medicine, and he holds a Fellowship in Advanced Rural General Practice. He also holds a Masters in Diplomacy and Trade from Monash University.


Professional Medical Registrations of Dr Christian Rowan