RCH Grand Round Intro to Clinician Wellbeing

Introduction presented at The Royal Children’s Hospital Grand Round Feb 2019. Grand Rounds are about the big things that matter most to our patients. Grand Rounds are about milestones of the past, victories of the present and forecasting of the future. At their core, Grand Rounds are about the things that would make our patients’ … More RCH Grand Round Intro to Clinician Wellbeing

Put on your mask first

Article published on Surgical News, a publication of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons, Vol 19 No.10, Nov-Dec 2018. As frequent flyers, many of us will be able to recite the safety briefing routinely broadcast at the start of every flight. Part of that briefing goes: “In the unlikely event of an emergency, oxygen masks … More Put on your mask first

Big Weekend

Boys Big Weekend! My son is turning 10 this week and we’ve decided that we need to do the big talk. You know, adult topics he will have already been exposed to during his school conversations. I can’t leave it to chance. I can’t let the internet or his friends be the main influence to … More Big Weekend