Michael Bonning is a GP with a public health background and senior director of medical affairs at DermaSensor, an American technology company. He currently sits on multiple boards and provides advisory services to government and NFPs. He is also head of adventure medicine for Inspired Adventures. He is a former senior medical officer in the Royal Australian Navy where he deployed to the Middle East, Asia, India, the South Pacific, and off northern Australia. He has been heavily involved in health advocacy with the Australian Medical Association, Health Workforce Australia and beyondblue. His is a past president of AMSA and former Chair of the AMA Council of Doctors in Training.