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Killer Keeweedoc

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When I say “Killer Keeweedoc” – I mean the website, not the actual author.  I am sure he is really a very good doctor.  Actually having met him at SMACC last year – I can say he is a super nice chap, wouldn’t hurt a fly. Not often that I say nice things about New […]

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Vitamin D with Dr Robin Park

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This is a cross post from the FOAM4GP website. The new blog / podcast is aimed at trainees and practicing primary care docs, GPs, students and anyone with an interest in preventative care and evidence based medicine. Dr Robin Park has been producing a series of really cool, concise and entertaining dives into the evidence […]

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Stepping Up: Advice to Junior Doctors [and their teachers]

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The best part of my job involves acting as a trainer, assessor and guide to a band of junior doctors.  This is fun!  After 10 years of “nose to the grindstone” ED work it is great to be in the role of supervisor – nothing freshens and keeps one honest in practice like acting as […]

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SMACC GOLD Papers: Be a part of it

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Just in case you are living under a rock and have not heard about SMACC Gold yet – it is on! It was a brilliant conference – cutting edge medicine, great social functions and a really awesome vibe.  This conference breaks down the barriers between academics, clincians, doctors, nurses, paramedics and whoever you are. It […]

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Overdiagnosis in Medicine: Dr Justin Coleman

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Today’s podcast features Australian GP, writer and thinker Dr Justin Coleman. Justin is a GP currently working in Brisbane in Aboriginal Health at Inala Indigenous Health Service. Justin is also a prolific writer – he has been producing great medical writing for about 20 years.  He is the president of the Australian Medical Writer’s Association, […]