Georgie Stilwell

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Georgie Stilwell

Senior Lecturer in Diagnostic Skills

Royal Hobart Hospital , Hobart CBD Campuses

+61362 228308 (phone)


Dr Stilwell received her Bachelor of Medicine & Bachelor of Surgery, Graduate Medical Course from the University of Queensland 2001. She then completed Endocrinology Advanced Training at the  Royal Hobart Hospital and gained Fellowship of the Australian College of Physicians in October 2010 (Endocrinology). Currently she is a Senior Lecturer in Diagnostic Reasoning, at the University of Tasmania's School of Medicine, a Visiting Medical Office at the Royal Hobart Hospital, and a Consultant Endocrinologist at  the Hobart Private Hospital.


Teaching expertise

Dr Stilwell is a Senior Lecturer in Diagnostic Skills. She teaches Fundamentals of Clinical Science (CAM304 and CAM305). She is the co-ordinator of Clinical Diagnostic Skills Program, years 1-3 and also a supervisor/examiner of Medicine Rotation, for the year 4 group.

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Research Themes

Dr Stilwell's research aligns with the University's theme of Better Health. Her main area of interest is General Endocrinology, with a focus on iodine nutrition during pregnancy and thyroid disease in particular. She is involved in collaborative work with the University of Tasmania, the University of Tasmania's Menzies Institute for Medical Research and the Royal Hobart Hospital.

Fields of Research

  • Endocrinology (320208)
  • Epidemiology (420299)

Research Objectives

  • Clinical health (200199)
  • Neonatal and child health (200506)


Total publications


Journal Article

(2 outputs)
2008Stilwell G, Reynolds PJ, Parameswaran V, Blizzard C, Greenaway TM, et al., 'The influence of gestational stage on urinary iodine excretion in pregnancy', Journal of Endocrinology and Metabolism, 93, (5) pp. 1737-1742. ISSN 0021-972X (2008) [Refereed Article]

DOI: 10.1210/jc.2007-1715 [eCite] [Details]

Citations: Scopus - 57Web of Science - 54

Co-authors: Blizzard C; Greenaway TM; Burgess JR


2007Burgess John, Seal JA, Stilwell GM, Reynolds PJ, Taylor ER, et al., 'A case for universal salt iodisation to correct iodine deficiency in pregnancy: Another salutary lesson from Tasmania', Medical Journal of Australia, 186, (11) pp. 574-576. ISSN 0025-729X (2007) [Refereed Article]

DOI: 10.5694/j.1326-5377.2007.tb01057.x [eCite] [Details]

Citations: Scopus - 60Web of Science - 51

Co-authors: Burgess John