Too sick for a GP, but not ‘sick enough for hospital’

Too sick for a GP, but not ‘sick enough for hospital’

Originally Posted ABC New – Zalika Rizmal Georgia Harraway-Jones spent months “in limbo” as one of about 300,000 Victorians falling through the gaps in the mental health system. The 20-year-old was diagnosed with an eating disorder, depression and...
Medical Student Suicide Death

Medical Student Suicide Death

Dear NAPP members, Please find below a link to an article on the suicide death of Dr Chloe Abbott. NAPP has been a public critic of the current mandatory reporting rules, which discourage medical students and other doctors from seeking help....
Dr Bruce Shepherd’s Obituary

Dr Bruce Shepherd’s Obituary

Vale Dr Bruce Dalway Shepherd, AM (26/10/1932 – 25/05/2018) Bruce Dalway Shepherd was born at the height of the Great Depression on 26/10/1932 in the NSW country town of Tamworth.  It was a difficult birth. His mother Mary (a former trainee nurse at the Coast Hospital...