Growing up in the South Burnett, Anne initially studied nursing, graduating as a Registered Nurse. She then returned to study graduating from the University of Queensland with degrees in medicine and surgery in 1986. Anne spent 2 years working for Queensland Health, including placements into the rural communities with the flying doctor, as a psychiatry registrar. After placement in a general practice in Brisbane she found her calling to community focused family medicine. Anne also spent 19 years working in Sydney as a principal of a busy 5 doctor general practice in suburban Sydney allowing her to become heavily involved within the community where her family was established.
Anne is passionate about general practice with its multiple facets and areas and is committed to excellent patient care both at initial presentation, follow-up and on-going care. Her areas of special interest are mental health, women’s health and paediatrics but enjoys all areas of general practice. Anne is committed to lifelong learning and relishes teaching and mentoring the next generation of GPs.