GP Supervisor Profiles

GPSA recognises the hard work and dedication of GP supervisors training the next generation of family doctors across Australia. The GP Supervisors profiled below are a small sample of some of the talented GP Supervisors supporting registrars on their journey. 

Dr Linda Mann
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Dr Linda Mann

Dr Linda Mann was presented a Recognition of Service award by GPSA for her outstanding  commitment as a GP supervisor for 33 years. Linda  has

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Brad Murphy
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Dr Brad Murphy

Brad has had an extensive career as a GP supervisor and work within Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health and veterans’s health in particular. He

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Dr Graham Toohill
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Dr Graham Toohill

Graham was recently recognised by GPSA for over 25 years of service as a GP Supervisor. He has worked at Leongatha Healthcare since 1994 after

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Dr Alvin Chua
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Dr Alvin Chua

Alvin was recently recognised by GPSA for over 17 years of service as a GP Supervisor. Dr Chua graduated from The University of Adelaide in

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Dr Paul Mercer
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Dr Paul Mercer

Paul has enjoyed a long and varied career as a GP Supervisor since 1988 supervising 78 registrars during this time. Since establishing Silky Oaks Medical

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Dr Richard Try Dr Rowan Kruysse
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Dr Richard Try

Richard recently received a recognition of service award from GPSA recognising his work over 10 years as a GP supervisor.  Dr Richard previously worked  in

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Dr Peta Cornwall

Peta recently received a recognition of service award from GPSA recognising her work over 15 years as a GP supervisor. Peta has been working at

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Dr Libby Garoni and Dr Mark Zagorski
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Dr Mark Zagorski

Mt Beauty GP Supervisors Dr Mark Zagorski and colleague Dr Libby Garoni (pictured above) were recognised with Recognition of Service awards from GP Supervisors Australia

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Dr Libby Garoni Supervising
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Dr Libby Garoni

Mt Beauty GP Supervisor Dr Libby Garoni was recognised with a Recognition of Service award from GP Supervisors Australia (GPSA) in May 2021 for her

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Nicholas Hamilton
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Dr Nicholas Hamilton

The call to GP supervision found Dr Nicholas Hamilton early in his career. In 2015, two years post fellowship, the young doctor registered as a

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Dr Richard Mayes
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Dr Richard Mayes

The Dancing Doctor teaches value of self-care Leading a flash mob dance in his signature mullet wig has been a joyful step to new health

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Dr Tiffany Jones
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Dr Tiffany Jones

Recognition of service shows value of mentorship. Dr Madhara Weerasinghe’s love for general practice is testament to the impact a GP supervisor can have on

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Dr Simon Hosking
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Dr Simon Hosking

Lifelong learning in supervision There is always more to learn as a GP supervisor – even after three decades in the role, according to Queensland

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Dr Mohammed Sultan

Dr Sultan’s Quest to ensure each registrar reaches their potential GP registrars under Dr Mohammed Sultan’s supervision experience a prime example of cradle-to-grave care in

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Dr Geoff Norman
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Dr Geoff Norman

Geoff driven to learn and guide. After 36 years as a GP supervisor Dr Geoff Norman is first to admit a supervisor does not need

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Dr Ewen McPhee
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Dr Ewen McPhee

Ewen’s mission to train and retain rural doctors. It is difficult to quantify the number of doctors veteran GP supervisor Dr Ewen McPhee has mentored

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Dr Aline Smith
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Dr Aline Smith

Peer support key to Aline’s supervision. Long-time GP supervisor Dr Aline Smith is not only passionate about educating the next generation of family doctors, but

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Dr Janet and Andrew McDonald

Supervision a shared journey. From sharing the same surname to place of medical practice, Victorian GP supervisors Dr Janet McDonald (pictured left) and Dr Andrew

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Dr Frank Jones

Frank’s mission: “I want you to be a great GP.” Frank Jones is passionate about the profession of general practice, and instilling the same enthusiasm

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Dr Chris Jenkins

Supervision a fun journey for Chris. Sole principal of Hallett Cove Corner Surgery Chris Jenkins became a GP supervisor 16 years ago to help boost

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Dr Danny Byrne

‘Ferrous Man’ has infused fun factor to Danny’s supervision. It’s no coincidence that iron infusion specialist ‘Ferrous Man’ appears at the same registrar training events

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Dr Hubert Van Doorn

Curtain Closing for Long Term Supervisor Hubert Van Doorn’s life as a GP principle and main supervisor in his practice in East Brunswick has drawn

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Dr Lisa Mifsud
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Dr Lisa Mifsud

Age no barrier to GP supervisors Dr Lisa Mifsud, 33, is among young supervisors proving age is no barrier to helping to train Australia’s next

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Dr Ursula Russell

For almost two decades, Ursula Russell has mentored young doctors who pass through the halls of Shepparton’s Lister House Medical Centre. Arriving in Shepparton in

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Dr Rohan Gay

Doctor Rohan Gay, who has been practicing at Walter Road East General Practitioners in Bayswater WA for over 20 years, has been named 2016 GP

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Dr Wendy Page

Miwatj Health Centre is an Aboriginal Medical Service that stands tall and proud when it comes to general practice training and service provision in Arnhem

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