Assoc Prof Lizzi Shires
Rural Clinical School Co-Director; Associate Head of Community Medicine
MBBS, FRCAGP, MFHPM, DRCOG, DCH, DLT
|Contact Campus||RCS NW Hospitals Campus, Burnie|
|Building||Rural Clinical School, Burnie|
|Telephone||+61 3 6430 4568|
|Fax||+61 3 6431 5670|
Associate Head responsible for Community Based Education Program for Year 4 and 5 medical students.
Dr Shires is a United Kingdom (UK) trained General Practitioner (GP) and Consultant in Public Health, with extensive experience in Primary Care education and training. She has been a GP for 20 years and has been involved in Australian Rural General Practice for 8 years.
Lizzi worked as an Associate Dean in General Practice in North West Thames and then Eastern Deanery in the UK.
Lizzi spent 11 years in the UK working at a strategic level developing Primary Care Education and delivering Community Based Education for GPs, Practice Nurses, Health Care staff and students.
Lizzi moved to Australia 8 years ago, and now practices part-time at Patrick Street Clinic in Ulverstone.
Implementing evidence based medicine and Audit Assessment
Community Engagement of Medical Students