Paediatric Physician Training Networks and Contacts

Greater Eastern

Metro/Regional
Sydney Children’s Hospital
Bankstown Hospital
Bowral Hospital
Campbelltown Hospital
Canberra Hospital/CDU
Canterbury Hospital
Chatswood Community
Kogarah CDU
Mona Vale Hospital / Community
Neonatal Emergency Transport Service
Royal Hospital for Women
Royal North Shore Hospital / NICU
Royal Prince Alfred Hospital
St George Hospital
Sutherland Hospital
Wollongong Hospital / Community

Rural
Albury Hospital
Shoalhaven Hospital
Wagga Wagga Base Hospital
Northern Territory
Darwin Hospital
NorthernMetro/Regional
John Hunter Children’s Hospital
Gosford Hospital
The Maitland Hospital
Wyong Hospital
Rural
Coffs Harbour Health Campus
Lismore Base Hospital/Community
Manning Base Hospital (Taree)
Port Macquarie Base Hospital
Tamworth Base Hospital
The Tweed Hospital
WesternMetro/Regional
The Children’s Hospital at Westmead
Blacktown and Mount Druitt Hospitals
Blue Mountains Hospital
Campbelltown Hospital
Disability Specialist Unit Burwood
Royal Far West Manly
Fairfield Hospital / Community
Hornsby Ku-ring-gai Hospital / Community
Liverpool Hospital / Community / NICU
Nepean Hospital / NICU
NETS
Royal North Shore Hospital NICU
Westmead Hospital Adolescent / NICU
Rural
Bathurst Base Hospital
Dubbo Base Hospital
Orange Base Hospital
Greater Eastern
Network Director of Physician Education
(NDPE) 
Dr Louis Cheung
Louis.Cheung1@health.nsw.gov.au
02 9382 0111 
Education Support Officer
(ESO) 
Fiona Lamb
Fiona.Lamb@health.nsw.gov.au
02 9382 0756 
Northern
Network Director of Physician Education
(NDPE) 
Dr Elizabeth Hesketh
Elizabeth.Hesketh@health.nsw.gov.au
02 4921 3668 
Education Support Officer
(ESO) 
Tracey Carthew
02 4921 3668
Western
Network Director of Physician Education
(NDPE) 
Dr Marilyn Paull
Marilyn.Paull@health.nsw.gov.au
02 9845 2446 
Education Support Officer
(ESO) 
Moira Morrison
Moira.Morrison@health.nsw.gov.au
02 9845 3026

Stream Coordinators work closely with the Network Director of Physician Education (NDPE), Directors of Advanced Training, Network Governance Committee, the RACP and the Paediatric Physician Training Council to support best-quality training and education to trainees in line with the RACP curriculum.

General PaediatricsDr Hala Katf
02 9382 0211
Community PaediatricsDr Vanessa Sarkozy
Vanessa.Sarkozy@health.nsw.gov.au
02 9382 8189 
Neonatal
Dr Anil Lakkundi
Director of Advanced Training - Greater Eastern
Dr Hugo Sampaio
Director of Advanced Training - WesternDr Marilyn Paull
Marilyn.Paull@health.nsw.gov.au
02 9845 2446

The Paediatric Physician Training Council (PPTC) functions as a state-wide governance committee that supports “work with health partners developing contemporary and responsive health education and training that enables a world-class workforce”. The PPTC seeks to achieve this function through strategic priorities involving:

  • Governance
  • Leadership
  • Coordination
  • Medical Education and Training
  • Advocacy
  • Equity of Access

Please contact a HETI representative for further information.

The PPTC meets on a quarterly basis as listed below:

Thursday 26 March 2020
Thursday 7 May 2020
Thursday 23 July 2020
Thursday 26 November 2020
Network Governance Committees (NGC) act to ensure best-quality education and training of accredited trainees at Networked sites. The NGC supports this function through the review of training positions and terms, coordination of high-quality education and distribution of trainees, ensuring that Networked training is monitored and managed to deliver a world-class workforce.

Please contact the relevant Education Support Officer or Network Director of Physician Education for further information.

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