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Professional Affiliations


2015             Member Australian Society of Plastic Surgeons

2011             Fellow, Royal Australian College of Surgeons -  Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery  FRACS


Honours and Prizes


2009             The President’s Lecture  RACS

2009             The President’s Medal    RACS

2009             ES Myers Memorial Lecture

                     Medical Society of the University of Queensland

2009             Lambie-Dew Oration

                     Medical Society of the University of Sydney




1995             MBBS BMedSci (Hons) UNSW


Post Doctoral Training


2012-2014    Senior Clincal Fellow, Program in Global Health , Boston Childrens' Hospital

                     Harvard Medical School

2012             Progam in Global Health Effectiveness, Summer School

                     Harvard School of Public Health

May 2012     Observership, Dr Jean - Claude Talmant, Paediatric Plast Surgeon

                     Jules Verne Clinic, Nantes, France

2007 - 2011  Advance Training Plastic Surgery

                     Royal Australian College of Surgeons

2000 - 2003  Advanced Training General Surgery

                     Royal Australian College of Surgeons               


Faculty Academic Appointments


2012 - 2014  Affiliate Dept of Global Health and Social Medicine

                     Harvard Medical School

2011 - 2012  Conjoint Associate Lecturer Surgery

                     University of NSW


Current Public Hospital Appointments 


VMO Plastic Surgery, Prince of Wales Public Hospital

VMO Plastic Surgery, Sydney Childrens Hospital, Randwick

VMO Plastic Surgery, Royal North Shore Hospital


Current Private Hospital Appointments 


Plastic Surgeon North Shore Private Hospital

Plastic Surgeon Castlecrag Private Hospital

Plastic Surgeon Prince of Wales Private Hospital

Plastic Surgeon The Mater Private Hospital




Previous Appointments at Hospitals/Affiliated Institutions


2014 - 2015  Locum VMO Plastic Sugery, Royal Womens Hospital Randwick

2014 - 2015  Locum VMO Plastic Surgery, Prince of Wales Public Hospital

2012 - 2014  Senior Clinical Fellow Program in Global Surgery and Social Change

                     Harvard Medical School Department of Plastic Surgery Boston Children’s Hospital

2012 - 2013  Acting Director of Surgery, L'Hopital Universitaire de Mirebalais, Haiti

2011 - 2012  Locum VMO Plastic Surgery, Royal North Shore Hospital

2011 - 2012  Locum VMO Plastic Surgery, Liverpool Hospital


Other Professional Positions


2012             Plastic Surgeon, Liberia Liberian Minsitry of Health   

2011             Plastic Surgeon, Gaza MSF

2006             Surgeon, Cote D'Ivoir MSF

2005             Surgeon, Democrative Republic of Congo MSF

2001             Medical Coordinator, Liberia/Sudan MSF

1999             Field Coordinator, Sierra Leone MSF

1998             Doctor, Afghanistan MSF

1996 -1997   Intern / Resident, Prince of Wales Hospital


Major Administrative Leadership Positions  - National and International


2015 -            Co Clincial Director of Surgery and Anaesthesia, RNSH

2015 -            Board Member, Interplast

2013 - 2014   Senior Fellow Program in Global Surgery and Social Change, Harvard Medical School

2004 - 2006   President International Council MSF, Geneva

2004 - 2006   Board Member Drugs For Neglected Diseases Initiative

2002 - 2005   President MSF Australia

2001 - 2007   Board Member, MSF Australia







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