“I want you to be my friend, not my patient” – social dilemmas for rural GPs.

Originally posted on Genevieve's anthology:
I’ve just read a brilliant column by Dr Mel Clothier in this month’s Rural Doctor… Making friends is hard to do | Rural Doctor http://www.ruraldr.com.au/opinion/last-yarn/making-friends-is-hard-to-do She talks about how hard it is for rural doctors to separate their professional and social lives. This is such an important, difficult and…

Genevieve’s RACGP Fellowship and Awards Ceremony Speech – “You can do it all, just not all at once!”

Originally posted on Genevieve's anthology:
On Saturday 21st September, 2013,  I was honoured to be the guest speaker at the 2013 RACGP Fellowship and Awards Ceremony. It was held at the Queensland Conservatorium of Music, Southbank, Brisbane, for the new Fellows of the RACGP, their family members, RACGP staff and members, and dignitaries. My…