MBBCh, DTM&H, DCH, Dip Family Med, FRACGP
Alan has been a GP supervisor for more than 25 years and has a strong commitment to undergraduate and postgraduate general practice education.
Originally from South Africa, Alan migrated to Sheffield, Tasmania, in 1986 and entered solo rural general practice. He was relocated to Western Australia in 1993 and started general practice in outer metropolitan Perth where he is now principal of a large multidisciplinary teaching general practice.
Alan was Western Australia General Practice Education and Training’s (WAGPET’s) first Supervisors Liaison Officer (SLO) and has been involved with the Supervisor Liaison Network since its inception. He has been on the GPSA executive since 2003 and has worked for various professional bodies and associations, including the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners (RACGP), the Australian Medical Council and the WA Department of Health.
Alan has special interests in paediatrics and immunisation as well as primary care research.