Other Qualifications & Competencies

  • Specialist: HIV Antiretroviral Treatments Prescriber
  • Specialist: Hepatitis B and Hepatitis C Treatments Prescriber
  • Specialist: Hormonal treatment for transgender & gender diverse people
  • FPAA National Certificate in Reproductive & Sexual Health
  • Accredited Prescriber Opiate Agonist Treatments NSW Health

Clinical Experience

  • Staff Specialist Western Sydney Sexual Health Centre WSLHD 01/2019 to date
  • Staff Specialist /VMO HIV & Sexual Health, Lismore Sexual Health 10/2018 -01/2019
  • Medical Unit Manager / Staff Specialist Infectious Diseases & Sexual Health, Kirketon Road Centre, SES LHD 10/2017 – 10/2018
  • Staff Specialist Infectious Diseases & Sexual Health, The Albion Centre, SES LHD 04/2016 – 09/2017
  • CMO HIV & Sexual Health The Albion Centre, Sydney 03/2014 – 03/2016
  • Clinical Fellow Infectious Diseases (part-time) , Justice Health , NSW Health 02/2013 – 02/2014
  • Clinical Fellow Microbiology (part-time), WHO Collaborating Centre for STD, Prince of Wales Hospital, Randwick NSW 02/2013 – 02/2014
  • Advanced Trainee Infectious Diseases & Sexual Health 2011-2016 SES LHD, NSW Health
  • Basic Physician Trainee Internal Medicine 2006-2010 Queensland Health
  • Internship & JMO 2004-2006 NHS UK

Key Skills

  • Providing high quality specialist clinical services in HIV/ STIs and a range of related sexual health concerns, including genital dermatology, reproductive health and transgender sexual health.
  • Providing high quality specialist clinical services in treatment and management of viral hepatitis and associated liver diseases.
  • Providing complex care to marginalised population groups including indigenous Australians, refugees, sex workers, people who inject drugs and at risk youth.
  • Management of opiate dependance including prescribing of opiate agonist treatments
  • Participate effectively and collaboratively within a multidisciplinary team to provide and enhance service delivery in HIV/STIs, viral hepatitis & community health services
  • Education, training, supervision and clinical support for junior medical staff, general practitioners, other health care professionals and medical students
  • Strategic planning and development of clinical practice improvement projects in HIV and sexual health services
  • Foster clinical, academic, and research relationships between NSW health services and other academic institutions
  • Providing expert consultancy, policy advice and support for government and non-government organisations in HIV/STI and viral hepatitis health programs