Whitney Hughes

Principal Advisor- Aviation Health Programs, Qantas Airways

Whitney is an experienced aviation medicine and pre hospital care paramedic who has over 25 years in working in the aviation industry. She holds both ACCAM and AMROA qualifications, and sits on the Australian Resuscitation Council (NSW Branch).

Whitney has worked for 3 Australian airlines and is well regarded within the airline industry for her extensive experience in the management of both passenger and crew health issues including drug and alcohol management programs.

Whitney currently works for Qantas Airways as the Principal Advisor- Aviation Health Programs and leads a team managing the daily operational and strategic issues faced by an airline medical department.

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