Dr Hua Cao

Board Member


Dr Hua Cao was a qualified medical doctor in China. In 1987, she migrated to Australia to pursue her Ph.D in Psychiatry.

Having a strong interest in Chinese Medicine, Dr Cao also gained a Bachelor degree of Applied Science, majoring in Chinese Medicine. From 2000 to 2004, Dr Cao worked at ADEC as the Coordinator for the Transcultural Mental Health Access Program.  She has also worked for the Northern and Melbourne Division of General Practice from 2004 to 2006 as the Coordinator of the Better Outcomes in Mental Health programme.

Currently, Dr Cao is working as a private chinese medicine practitioner and a lecturer. She is currently on the Governor-in-Council List of the National Chinese Medicine Registration Board.

Since 1994, Hua has heavily been involved in the mainland Chinese Community. She has been the committee member and the Secretary General of the North East Member Chinese Association for over 20 years.