NEWS

Congratulations to Mr Sonke Tremper who was elected to the MCCC Board at the Annual General Meeting held in May 2017.

Sonke joins Dr Manisha Fernando, Dr Alison Green, Dr Phil Hall, Dr Suzanne Harrison, Dr Phil Hegarty, Dr Radhika Sheorey, Professor Meredith Temple-Smith and Mr Jim Turcato.

Thanks to outgoing Board members, Dr Graeme Jones and Dr Rod Fawcett for their years of service to GP training. 

Download the MCCC 2016 Annual Report

MEET OUR BOARD

Dr Manisha Fernando

Qualifications: MBBS, DRANZCOG, MPH, FRACGP, FARGP, Grad Dip Rural, GCCE, FACRRM, MAICD
Experience: Manisha is a General Practitioner at Riddell’s Country Practice in Riddell’s Creek, Victoria. She was a member of the governance committee for Woodend Neighbourhood House from March 2012 to March 2015.

Dr Alison Green

Qualifications: BMed(Sci), MBBS, DRANZCOG, FRACGP, GAICD
Experience: Alison is a GP obstetrician based in Wodonga. She was previously a director of Bogong Regional Training Network.

Dr Phil Hall
Qualifications: MBBS, DipAnaes, DipObs, FACRRM
Experience: Phil is a GP based in Warrnambool. He was previously a director of both Southern GP Training and Greater Green Triangle GP Training.

Dr Suzanne Harrison
Qualifications: MBBS, DA, FACRRM, MSpMed GCHPE
Experience: Sue is a GP in Echuca-Moama and Hub Educator for the University of Melbourne at Echuca Regional Health. She is the Chair of RWAV and President of Rural Doctors Association Victoria, and a director of ACRRM and RDAA. Sue’s previous roles include; a board member for Echuca Regional Health, SLO for Beyond Medical , VMO at ERH- (recently retired from anaesthetic practice), Director of Intern training at ERH, assisted with establishment of community internship program. Sue has a special interest in education and training , especially for rural procedural practice.

Dr Phil Hegarty
Qualifications: MMBS, FRACGP
Experience: Phil is a GP in Parkville and a former director of VMA.

Dr Radhika Sheorey

Qualifications: BSc (Hons), MBBS, DRANZCOG

Experience: Radhika has held many leadership positions during medical school, and graduated from Deakin University in 2012. She is currently the MCCC Senior Registrar Liaison Officer and is undertaking general practice training through East Geelong Medical Centre.

Professor Meredith Temple-Smith

Qualifications: BSc, Dip App Child Psych, MPH, DHSc, MAICD
Experience: Meredith is the Director of Research Training in the University of Melbourne Medical School Department of General Practice. She was a former director of VMA.

Mr Sönke Tremper
Qualifications: GAICD, Grad Cert Public Health
Experience: Sönke has worked in the primary care sector for more than 10 years and is passionate about developing a high quality primary care workforce that is equipped to deal with our communities’ future health needs. In addition to his MCCC directorship, Sönke is the executive director of University of Melbourne Shepparton Medical Centre and chairs the Goulburn Valley Medical Workforce Fund.

Mr Jim Turcato

Role: Treasurer
Qualifications: CPA, FAICD
Experience: Jim is a CPA, business consultant and finance facilitator. He is past director of South Water Corporation and Alfred Health and is currently a director of Gippsland PHN.

Mr Greg McMeel

Mr Greg McMeel

Chief Executive Officer

Dr Angelina Salamone

Dr Angelina Salamone

Director of Medical Education & Training
Ms Linda Moon

Ms Linda Moon

Chief Operations Officer