MBBS FRACGP FANZAHPE GCTertEd PCEval MClinEd
Rebecca has over 15 years experience in undergraduate and postgraduate medical education including working with Doctors who have gained their primary medical qualifications overseas. Rebecca is passionate about working with individual doctors, practices and training organisations to create successful learning environments and outcomes to enhance patient care.
Rebecca has been a GP for over 20 years, and a GP Supervisor for most of those. She has clinical interests in Women’s Health, Mental Health (FPS Level 2) and Skin Cancer Medicine.
She has specific Medical Education expertise working with medical practitioners that require additional assistance to meet competency standards (e.g. with AHPRA) and/or to complete College examinations, including having developed nationally recognised monitoring and intervention systems for Doctors in difficulty, and conducted internationally recognised research in the area. Rebecca loves mentoring and supporting Doctors interested in Medical Education, demonstrated by her supervision of many Registrar Medical Educators and Academic Registrars.
Rebecca is a Fellow of the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners (FRACGP) and the Australian and New Zealand Association of Health Professional Educators (FANZAHPE). She has completed a Graduate Certificate in Tertiary Education, Postgraduate Certificate in Evaluation, and Masters in Clinical Education (Research).
Rebecca holds the following representative roles:
- RACGP Qld Council Member
- RACGP Expert Committee Member – Pre-Fellowship
- Townsville Hospital and Health Services Ethics Committee Member
- RACGP National Faculty of Special Interest – Medical Education (Chair)
- RACGP Qld Research Committee Member
- General Practice Medical Education Inc. – Executive Member
When not at work, Bec likes long-distance running, embroidery and dress-making, cooking, (trying) to play the saxophone/keyboard/ukulele, and supporting the NQ Cowboys NRL team!