Committee members

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Dr David Gollogly

Chairperson Executive Committee, Board of Censors, Facility Audit Subcommittee

Qualifications:

MBChB (Auckland) 1985

Dip CEM (Auckland) 1995
FRNZCUC 2001
RNZCUC- Founding member of RNZCUC
Executive Committee 1992-present
Chairperson 2001-2005;2008- present
Board of Censors 1999-present
Convenor 1999 2005; 2008 – present
Founder of White Cross, Care Clinics and Quaymed Urgent Care Clinics

Biographical information:

David founded and owned some fourteen urgent care clinics throughout New Zealand between 1989 and 2007, including the White Cross group.

He was a founder member of the College in 1991, and has been present at almost every meeting, for most of the last 20 years, as Chairman and Convenor of the Board of Censors.

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Dr Alistair Sullivan

Secretary Executive Committee, Education Committee, Professional Standards Committee, Facility Audit Subcommittee

Qualifications:

MBChB (Auckland) 1987
Dip CEM (Auckland) 1996
FRNZCUC 2002

RNZCUC- Founding member of RNZCUC
Executive Committee 1995-present
Chairperson 2000
Convenor, Education Committee 1999-2005
Chairperson, Standards NZ
Committee for UC Clinic Standard, 8151, 2003-2004
General Manager, White Cross Urgent Care Clinics 2002-present
Honorary Senior Lecturer Goodfellow Unit (1999-2006)

Biographical information:

Alistair is one of the founding members of RNZCUC. He joined Urgent Care over 20 years ago when he realised there was a need for more acute care in the New Zealand medical system. He is the current CEO for White Cross Healthcare.

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Dr Richard Powell

Treasurer Executive Committee, Facility Audit Subcommittee

Qualifications:

MBChB (Auckland) 1987
Dip Obs 1988
Dip CEM (Auckland) 1995
FRNZCUC 2001

FRNZCGP 2012
RNZCUC- Founding member of RNZCUC
Executive Committee 1992 – present
Treasurer 2001-present
Medical Director/Shareholder Three Kings Urgent Care Clinic 1996-present
Police Medical Officer 1993-present

Biographical information:

Richard is currently the Medical Director at the combined Urgent Care and GP facility Three Kings Accident and Medical Clinic in Auckland. He has 25 years’ experience in Urgent Care and also works as a Police Medical Officer under the FRNZCGP scope. His favourite areas of Urgent Care are the surgical and orthopaedic aspects.

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Dr William Kim

Executive Committee member, Convenor Education Committee, Facility Audit Subcommittee

Qualifications:

MBChB (Auckland) 1993

Dip CEM (Auckland) 2002

Dip Musculoskeletal Medicine (Otago) 2006

FRNZCUC 2003

RNZCUC- Executive Committee 2005-present

Vice Chairman 2008-present

Convenor Education Committee 2013-1016

Medical Director Counties and Takanini Care Ltd since 2001

Biographical information:

William is the present Medical Director of Counties Medical LP. He has 15 years’ experience in Urgent Care and is also on the board of TC2013. William chose Urgent Care as his primary specialty because of his love of acute medicine, and the rewards of helping someone who is in acute distress.

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Dr Sarah Hartnall

Executive committee member, Convenor Professional Standards Committee

Qualifications:

MBChB (Otago) 2001
Dip CEM (Auckland) 2005
FRNZCUC 2006
RNZCUC- Executive Committee 2005-present

Education Committee 2005- 2018
Professional Standards Committee convenor 2018- present
Director private software company

Biographical information:

Sarah is currently working in Clinical Governance and Urgent Care. She is based at Shore Care on the North Shore in Auckland and has 13 years’ experience working in Urgent Care. She started working in Urgent Care because she liked the range of interesting and varied patient presentations, and with juggling being a mum, Urgent Care fitted in well with her lifestyle.

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Dr Jasmine Mackay

Executive Committee member, Convenor Board of Censors, Professional Standards Committee

Qualifications:

BSc in Neuroscience (Otago) 2004

MBChB (Otago) 2009

Dip CEM (Auckland) 2016
FRNZCUC 2015
RNZCUC- Executive Committee 2016-present

Professional Standards Committee 2016-present

Board of Censors 2017-
Urgent Care Physician, Christchurch 2013-present

Biographical information:

Jasmine is a Fellow the Royal New Zealand College of Urgent Care, having completed her training in 2015. She has served on the Executive Committee for 2 years. Jasmine lives in Christchurch and works fulltime as an Urgent Care Medical Officer there, as well as performing some contract work as a Medical Assessor for the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment. She has an undergraduate Bachelor of Science in Neuroscience.

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Dr Afraz Adam

Executive Committee member, Board of Censors, Professional Standards Committee

Qualifications:

MBBS (Sydney) 2004

Dip in Forensic Med (VIFM,Monash)2010

Dip in Aviation Med (Otago) 2014

MBA (Auckland) 2016

FRNZCUC 2010

FRACP 2012

RNZCUC- Executive Committee 2011-present

Education Committee 2012 2016

Board of Censors 2016-present

Clinical Director White Cross Ponsonby 2012-2017

Senior Medical Registrar, ADHB 2009-present

Police Medical Officer 2010-current

Virtual Health After Hours Doctor, Waikato 2016-2017

Urgent Care Physician, White Cross & Shorecare 2010-2012

Biographical information:

Afraz is currently the Clinical Director of White Cross Ponsonby. He has been practising urgent care for the past 8 years. Primarily trained as a Physician at Westmead Hospital in Sydney, Australia, he chose Urgent care for its flexibility, periodic adrenaline rush, constant challenges and life/work balance. He has experience in Aviation and Forensic Medicine and has worked with the NZ Police in the recent years. Afraz is also one of the pioneers of the Virtual Doctor After Hours Service rolled out by the Waikato District Health Board recently.

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Dr Rob Kofoed

Executive Committee member

Qualifications:

MBChB
Dip Sports Medicine (London)
Dip CEM (Auckland)

FRNZCUC
RNZCUC- Founding Member of RNZCUC
Executive Committee 1994 – present
Convenor Professional Standards Committee 1999 – 2006
Honorary Senior Lecturer Goodfellow Unit (1999 – 2005)
General Manager White Cross 2004 – 2006 Medical Director / Major Shareholder Dr Ponsonby White Cross – Current

Biographical information:

Rob is one of the founding members of RNZCUC. He has 23 years’ experience in Urgent Care and works currently as a Medical Assessor and Urgent Care Practitioner. He is based primarily at the Immigration Health Team MBIE, and across the White Cross clinics. Aside from being on the committee of RNZCUC he is also an examiner and Honorary Senior Lecturer on the RNZCUC Training Days. Rob’s main reason for choosing Urgent Care was because he believed it was a system that was unique to New Zealand and something he is proud to have been involved with since its inception.

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Dr Andrew Stacey

Professional Standards Committee

Qualifications:

MBChB (Auckland) 1997
LLB (hons) (Auckland) 2005
Dip CEM (Auckland) 2008
FRNZCUC 2009
Fellowship of the Australasian College of Legal Medicine (FACLM) 2011
Enrolled Barrister and Solicitor of the High Court of New Zealand 2012

RNZCUC- Executive Committee ? -2017

Convenor Professional Standards Committee 2016-present
White Cross UC 2007-2008
Clinical Director, The Doctors Ti Rakau UC 2008-present
GP Liaison Middlemore Hospital 2009-2012
Medicolegal Adviser MPS 2012 – present

Biographical information:

Andrew is a Fellow of the Royal New Zealand College of Urgent Care and served on the Executive Committee for over 6 years. He splits his time between working as an Urgent Care Physician in East Auckland, and as a Medical Advisor for the Medical Protection Society. He graduated from Auckland University with both medical and law degrees, is a Fellow of the Australasian College of Legal Medicine, and is an enrolled Barrister and Solicitor.

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Dr David Sorrell

Executive Committee member

Qualifications:

BHB (Auckland) 1990

MBChB (Auckland) 1993

Dip Obs Med Gyn 1995

Dip CEM 1999

FRNZCUC 2001

RNZCUC- Executive Committee 2017-present

Director of Clinical Training 2016-present

MOSS Dunstan Hospital 2000-2001

MOSS NSH ED 2002-2012

Medical Director Glenfield White Cross 1999

Clinical Director St Lukes White Cross 2016 -present

Urgent care physician White Cross group 1997-2000, 2001-2002, 2012- present.

Biographical information:

Dave is the current Director of Clinical Training at RNZCUC. He combines this with being an Urgent Care Medical officer and Clinical Director at St Luke’s White Cross. Dave brings with him 8 years of experience in Urgent Care and his main reasons for choosing it as his primary speciality include the variability in patients and acute illnesses.

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Dr Kelvin Ward

Executive Committee member, Board of Censors, Professional Standards Committee

Qualifications:

MBChB (Auckland) 1996

Dip CEM 2001

FRNZCUC 2002

PGCertCPU (Otago) 2014

RNZCUC    Executive committee 2015, 2017-present

Exam subcommittee 2016

Biographical information:

Kelvin is currently Medical Director at the Wellington Accident and Urgent Medical Centre. He also consults as a technical expert for clinic audits against the Urgent Care Clinic standard. He has a special interest in the use of point of care ultrasound in the acute primary care setting and in promoting its use to other clinicians and students.

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Dr Matt Wright

Executive committee member, Professional Standards Committee

Qualifications:

MBChB (Otago) 2003

Dip Paeds (Otago) 2005

Dip CEM (Auckland) 2009

FRNZCUC 2010

MBA (Cambridge, UK) 2011

RNZCUC – Executive Committee 2007-2015,2017

Medical Officer White Cross 2006-Current

Medical Officer Subspecialty Scale Middlemore Hospital ED 2008-Current

Teaching Fellow Auckland University 2007-2008

Biographical information:

Matt has been on the RNZCUC executive committee since he was a trainee and continues to support the work done especially in improving the relationships and understanding of students and junior doctors in relation to Urgent Care. He has an MBA and is involved with some of the strategic aspects of the college. Matt loves teaching and is heavily involved with the exams, practical skills weekend as well as developing his own educational material to help students and trainees in the future.

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Dr Eleri Clissold

Executive Committee member

Qualifications:

MBBS (London) – 2013

WDHB:

  • Medical Officer ED (2018 – Present)
  • Strategic Clinical Lead – Safety in Practice (2018 – Present)
  • Quality Improvement Fellow (2017 -2018)
  • Medical Education Fellow – Medical Education and Training Unit/I3  (2015 – 2017)

Apollo Medical – Urgent Care Senior Registrar (2017 -2018)

Mercy Ship – Hospital Physician (2015

University Hospital Southampton NHS Foundation Trust – Academic Foundation Programme (2013 – 2015)

 

Dr Judith Walsh

Education Committee
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Dr Rain Lamdin

Education Committee

Qualifications:

BSc. (Psychology, University of Auckland) 1989

BHB (University of Auckland) 1994

MBChB (University of Auckland) 1997

Grad Dip Ed (University of Auckland) 2001

PhD (University of Auckland) 2006

Biographical information:

Rain has been a medical officer (mostly 0.5) in the Department of Emergency Medicine since 2007 and has been involved in research and healthy workplace committees. She is a Lecture  in the Centre for Medical and Health Sciences in the Faculty of Medical and Health Sciences at the University of Auckland since 2009 as a lecturer (currently 0.1).  Rain is currently an advanced trainee with RNZCUC.