Dale Fisher

Chief Executive, Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre

Dale Fisher is Chief Executive of the Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, Australia’s only public hospital solely dedicated to cancer treatment, research and education, and home to Australia’s largest cancer research program.

Dale will lead the relocation of Peter Mac’s East Melbourne site to its new home in Parkville in 2016, as part of the $1.1 billion VCCC Project.

Prior to joining Peter Mac, Dale was Chief Executive of The Royal Women’s Hospital for nine years. In recognition of her achievements in leadership and promoting excellence in women’s health to the Victorian community, Dale was inducted into the Victorian Honour Roll
in 2011 as part of the centenary celebrations for International Women’s Day.

In October 2013, Dale’s many roles as a strategic and educational leader were again recognised when she was honoured as one of the Australian Financial Review’s 100 Women of Influence. While practising as a Registered Nurse, Dale pursued studies in business management and completed a Bachelor of Business (BA) and a Masters of Business (MBA 2002).

Dale is a Board member of the Victorian Comprehensive Cancer Centre; the Committee for Melbourne and of the Centre for Workplace Leadership Advisory Board; and is an Associate Fellow of the Australian College of Health Service Executives.