Janine Mohamed


Ms Janine Mohamed is currently the Chief Executive Officer of the Lowitja Institute and formally joined the Board on 23 July 2020. 

Janine is a proud Narrunga Kaurna woman from South Australia. 

Over the past 20 years, Janine has worked in nursing, management, project management, and workforce and health policy in the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health sector.

Many of these years have been spent in the Aboriginal Community Controlled Health sector at state, national and international levels, and most recently as the CEO at the Congress of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Nurses and Midwives (CATSINaM). 

Now based in Melbourne, Janine was awarded an Atlantic Fellows for Social Equity Fellowship in 2019, and, in January 2020, was awarded a Doctorate of Nursing honoris causa by Edith Cowan University.