Week 9

Podcasts from Week 9

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Podcast Episode #21: Peter Brukner

Peter Brukner

In this episode our team member Melinda sat down with Dr. Peter Brukner, a world renowned specialist sports and exercise physician who played a key role in establishing sports medicine as a medical specialty in Australia. We spoke about his experiences working with various sporting teams including the Australian Cricket Club and Liverpool Football Club and sportspeople such as Cathy Freeman, Phil Hughes and Luis Suárez. Peter also shared advice for budding sports physicians-to-be on how to get involved and gain valuable experiences.

Podcast Episode #22: Mimi Zilliacus, Angela Stratton, Ian Wilson, Dan Wilson, Louise Manning & Sarah Lim

In this episode, our team member Caitlin sat down with an expert panel, including Mimi Zilliacus from the Victorian Rural Generalist Program (VRGP), along with rural generalists and VRGP clinical leads Dr. Angela Stratton and Dr. Ian Wilson and three lovely rural generalists in training Dr. Sarah Lim, Dr. Louise Manning and Dr. Dan Wilson. Our speakers explore the highs and lows of being a rural generalist, and describe how students can become a rural generalist in the future!

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Podcast Episode #23: Chris Edwards

Christopher Edwards

In this episode, our team member Angela sat down with Christopher Edwards, a plastic and reconstructive surgeon and self-taught sculptor. Join us as we explore Christopher's belief that some exposure to art and the humanities is of great benefit to the practice of medicine and surgery, as they greatly improve a doctor’s powers of observation!