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General Practice & Rural Health


1st Floor, 55 Hanover Street, Dunedin

General EnquiriesDDI: +64 3 479 7495
Dunedin: 7495
FaxDDI: +64 3 479 7431
Dunedin: 7431

Tim Stokes Acting Head of Department, Elaine Gurr Professor of General PracticeMobile: +64 21 279 7446

Academic Staff

Dr Struan Clark Professional Practice
Dr Andy Doherty Professional Practice
Dr Katherine Hall Senior Lecturer. Associate Dean Medical Admissions. Academic Lead MBChB/BA ProgrammeDDI: +64 3 479 5408
Dunedin: 5408
Dr Anna Holmes Professional Practice Fellow -
Professor Chrys Jaye Senior Lecturer, Associate Dean Postgraduate, Health Sciences Division, Director, CARE Research ThemeDDI: +64 3 479 5767
Dunedin: 5767
Dr Kristin Kenrick Senior Lecturer, Deputy Head of Department, Associate Dean Medical Education (DSM)DDI: +64 3 479 7433
Dunedin: 7433
Dr Susie Lawless Professional Practice Fellow -
Dr Ciara Lee Lee Professional Practice
Dr Sharon Leitch Senior LecturerDDI: +64 3 479 4142
Dunedin: 4142
Dr Sue Macaulay Professional Practice Fellow -
Professor Campbell Murdoch Honorary
Mrs Kirsty Murrell-McMillan Professional Practice FellowMobile: +64 21 644 036
Dr Peter Radue Professional Practice FellowDDI: +64 3 479 8437
Dunedin: 8437
Dr Jim Ross Senior LecturerDDI: +64 3 479 7445
Dunedin: 7445
Dr Nigel Thompson Professional Practice Fellow, CCW Convenor DunedinDDI: +64 3 479 7444
Dunedin: 7444
Professor Murray Tilyard Emeritus ProfessorDDI: +64 3 479 7842
Dunedin: 7842
Dr Martyn Williamson Senior LecturerDDI: +64 3 479 9098
Dunedin: 9098
Associate Professor Hamish Wilson Senior LecturerDDI: +64 3 479 3726
Dunedin: 3726

Research Fellows

Dr Carol Atmore Senior Research FellowDDI: +64 3 479 7443
Dunedin: 7443
Dr Fiona Doolan-Noble Senior Research
Adeel Akmal Research FellowDDI: +64 3 479 5765
Dunedin: 5765
Dr Gagan Gurung Research FellowDDI: +64 3 479 8422
Dunedin: 8422
Maria Larcombe Research FellowDDI: +64 3 479 8422
Dunedin: 8422
Dr Lauralie Richard Research Fellow (on maternity leave)
Jacqui Hadingham Assistant Research
Dr Geoff Noller Assistant Research FellowDDI: +64 3 479 4134
Dunedin: 4134
Abigail Pigden Assistant Research

4th/5th Year Rural Health Co-ordinators

Dr Matt
Dr Katy
Dr Heidi
Dr Jon
Dr Andrew
Dr Greville

Administrative Staff

Elise Velenski Lead AdministratorMobile: +64 21 279 0501
Mrs Dale Bennett Client Services AdministratorDDI: +64 3 479 9252
Dunedin: 9252
Miss Jean Low Client Services AdministratorDDI: +64 3 479 7430
Dunedin: 7430
Mrs Liz Dijkstra Client Services AdministratorDDI: +64 3 479 7495
Dunedin: 7495
Mrs Leigh-Ann Moir Client Services Administrator - DunstanDDI: +64 3 440 4300 extn 4345
Mobile: +64 21 279 0038

Rural Section (out of Dunstan Hospital) | Dunstan Hospital, PO Box 30, Clyde 9431

Professor Garry Nixon Associate Dean Rural, Head of Rural Section, Programme Director, Clinical Senior
Dr Katharina Blattner Senior
Dr Rory Miller Deputy
Dr Matt Born Professional Practice
Dr Susan Burslem Professional Practice Fellow (Maternity Leave 2021)
Lynne Clay Assistant Research
Dr Richard Clinghan Professional Practice Fellow, Paper
Dr Emma Davey Professional Practice Fellow, Paper
Dave Dixon Professional Practice Fellow, Paper
Dr David Fearnley Senior Research
Wendy Finnie Echocardiographer, Paper
Dr Marc Gutenstein Prefessional Practice Fellow, Paper
Dr Sampsa Kiuru Professional Practice Fellow, Paper
Dr Pete Kyriakoudis Professional Practice Fellow, Paper
Jo McCann Clinical Lecturer, Paper
Dr Mark Smith Professional Practice Fellow, Paper
Dr Nina Stupples Professional Practice Fellow, Paper
Dr Lucinda Thatcher Professional Practice Fellow, Paper
Dr Justin Venable Professional Practice Fellow, Paper
Dr Jonathon Wills Professional Practice Fellow, Paper
Dr Steve Withington Professional Practice Fellow, Paper
Dr Yan Wong Professional Practice Fellow, Paper
Dr Ellen Woodcock

Rural Medical Immersion Programme Co-ordinators

Dr Branko Sijnja DirectorDDI: +64 3 479 7098
Dunedin: 7098
Dr Emma Boddington Co-ordinator West
Dr Buzz Boothman-Burrell Co-ordinator
Alex Feberwee Assistant co-ordinator
Dr Sean Hanna RMIP
Dr David Heard Co-ordinator
Dr John Hillock Assistant to Director Assessment and
Dr Marta Kroo Co-ordinator
Dr Janine Lander Co-ordinator
Dr Jez Leftley Co-ordinator
Dr David Mason Co-ordinator
Dr Greville Wood Co-ordinator West

Royal New Zealand College of General Practice (Course Convenors)

Dunedin Basic Medical Sciences Course Trust

Centre for Postgraduate Nursing Studies Christchurch (Dunedin Office)

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