Prof. D.K. Arya
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Master Black Belt Lean Six Sigma  
Health Management Consultant
Consultant, Governance in Health


Corporate and Clinical Governance
Strategic Health Management 
Major mental illnesses
Drug treatment of mental disorders
Management of Health Services
Lean Six Sigma system improvement


Graduate Diploma Australian Institute of Company Directors (Aus)
Master Black Belt, Lean Six Sigma (USA)
Masters in Bioethics and Health Law (NZ)
Associate Fellow New Zealand Institute of Health Management (NZ)
Fellow of Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists (Austr. & NZ)
Fellow of Royal Australasian College of Medical Administrators (Austr. & NZ)
Fellow of Australian College of Health Service Executives (Austr.)
Masters in Business (NZ)
Diploma in Health Services Management (NZ)
Certificate in Health Management Services (UK)
Doctor of Medicine (UK)
Member of Royal College of Psychiatrists (UK)
Diploma in Psychological Medicine (Ire.)
Doctor of Medicine in Psychiatry (Ind.)
Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (Ind.)

Specific skills:

Treatment of psychotic and mood disorders
Preperation of reports
Second opinions
Mental health policy
Planning of service delivery
Developing framework for delivery of mental health care

Six sigma methodoloy implementation to achieve real improvements

Positions Held:

Clinical Director of three different Mental Health Services in Australia and New Zealand.
Health policy tutor to students enrolled in Masters in Business (majoring in Health Services Management).

Chief Medical Advisor, District Health Board, New Zealand

Current appointment:
Director of a large Mental Health Service and Clinical Lead Innovation Program in Australia

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