A/Prof Deborah Wilson, FANZCA (Tas)

anaesthesia

ANZCA Councillor 

Associate Professor Deborah Wilson is a consultant anaesthetist providing anaesthesia services in both public and private practice in North West Tasmania.

She is the co-director of the anaesthetic department at the North West Regional Hospital, Tasmania. Debbie  trained in Western Australia and completed a fellowship in obstetric anaesthesia in Vancouver, Canada before commencing as a visiting medical officer anaesthetist in North West Tasmania in 1999.

Outside anaesthesia her interests include medical workforce maldistribution; rural workforce - training, recruitment and retention; health governance and medical education. Debbie has worked for the University of Tasmania for more than 10 years and was the co-director of the Rural Clinical School for four years. She is now the director of the University of Tasmania's, Rural and Regional Training Hub. The role of the hub is to increase specialist training pathways and positions in rural areas.

Last updated 11:40 18.06.2020