Tiffany Boughtwood BSc MBA

“To disrupt the impact of childhood dementia, we need a disruptive approach with innovative thinking by experts in the field. I am honoured to Chair the Childhood Dementia Initiative’s Scientific and Medical Advisory Committee. This committee brings to bear collective expertise to challenge the appalling reality of childhood dementia faced by so many families.”

Tiffany Boughtwood is the Managing Director of Australian Genomics, an Australian Government initiative supporting genomic research and its translation into clinical practice through broad engagement and a collaborative national approach.  Tiffany has 25 years’ experience in molecular biology and research management. This includes:

  • Leading academic and diagnostic laboratories
  • Collaborating internationally in genetic and genomic research
  • Consulting in genomic implementation and management

She has served on the World Economic Forum Global Future Council for Biotechnology, the WHO Collective Global Network for Rare Disease, and is a founding Director of the Childhood Dementia Initiative.

Read more about the members of our Scientific and Medical Advisory Committee.