Published Articles

International Women’s Day: We celebrate Australia's pioneering doctors

Australian Doctor recalls the contributions of inspiring women in medicine.
08 March 2019

GP's crisis: 'I lost my leg but I'm happy to be alive'

GP Craig Lilienthal didn't think heart surgery would lead to his leg being amputated, but says he's a better doctor for the experience.
07 March 2019

Black Saturday 10 years on: A GP's love story emerges from the ashes

Dr Lachlan Fraser lost his house and his practice in the bushfires, but gained a wife and daughter in the aftermath.
01 February 2019

Cave-diving rescue doctor named Australian of the Year

Dr Richard Harris and his friend Craig Challen played a key role in the international effort to free 12 boys.
29 January 2019

Discover the 15 GPs named in Australia Day honours

Congratulations to all recipients, from Australian Doctor.
26 January 2019

'It will get worse': Aussie GP recalls experience at epicentre of Ebola crisis

Dr Saschveen Singh says nothing prepared her for the reality of providing hands-on clinical care while wearing personal protective equipment.
19 December 2018

2018: The year in review

The controversies and injustices highlighted the importance of caring for doctors.
18 December 2018

The Bawa-Garba interview: 'I made some wrong clinical judgements - I wish I hadn't'

Dr Hadiza Bawa-Garba spoke publicly about her ordeal in the days before last week’s decision to overturn her ban.
24 August 2018

Meet the former HCCC investigator calling for reform

'I remember thinking, what are we doing to this doctor?'
17 August 2018

'My world fell apart' - doctor describes her blind fear when AHPRA came knocking

Melbourne doctor appeals for a more humane reporting process.
16 August 2018