Podcasts

Dr James Collett – a specialty will choose you, not the other way round8
Dr James Collett – a specialty will choose you, not the other way round
If you’re starting out on your medical journey and you’re not yet sure which speciality to pursue, don’t worry! Dr James Collett is a Nephrologist who enjoys working across renal and general...
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Meet me in Menindee – how Chelsey Avers learned independence by working with others18
Meet me in Menindee – how Chelsey Avers learned independence by working with others
Chelsey Avers spent a month in the emergency department of the tiny outback NSW town of Menindee –112 km south-east of Broken Hill. With no regular onsite doctor, Chelsey soon applied the skills...
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Laura Beaumont’s tips for getting into medicine - follow your dream and enjoy the journey!17
Laura Beaumont’s tips for getting into medicine - follow your dream and enjoy the journey!
Laura Beaumont’s life-long dream of becoming a doctor is on a road to reality as she completes her third year as a medical student at the University of Western Sydney. Her enthusiasm inspired her...
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It’s never too late! Dr Rosie Ross’s unstoppable journey to medicine7
It’s never too late! Dr Rosie Ross’s unstoppable journey to medicine
Dr Rosie Ross’s passion to become a doctor started early, but thwarted by circumstances beyond her control, she waited many years before taking the plunge. At the age of 42, she returned to high...
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Don’t let imposter syndrome – or anything else! – destroy your dream. Samantha Boog’s journey from pharmacy to medicine16
Don’t let imposter syndrome – or anything else! – destroy your dream. Samantha Boog’s journey from pharmacy to medicine
Samantha Boog’s dream to study medicine has had many a twist and turn. At school, she was told her marks wouldn’t be good enough – so she opted for pharmacy. Then she started having epileptic fits...
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From the Amazon to Arnhem Land and a commitment to rural health6
From the Amazon to Arnhem Land and a commitment to rural health
A couple of “short stints” in two continents is all it took for Associate Professor Marco to realise his medical calling. Working in the Amazon early in his career left a deep impression, as did...
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Turning the magic of medicine into reality15
Turning the magic of medicine into reality
When Harry Gaffney was a young boy, medicine seemed like magic. He visited a doctor for a chronic ailment and suddenly, presto, problem fixed! Harry was hooked. Doctors were liked magicians and...
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Full circle to Broken Hill: rural generalist GP Dr Joshua Crase returns to his childhood town5
Full circle to Broken Hill: rural generalist GP Dr Joshua Crase returns to his childhood town
Realising that he preferred talking to people than to machines, Josh Crase relinquished his first passion for computing and switched to a medical career. The GAMSAT was a big challenge, but he got...
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