Tanya is GP Advisor to Canberra Hospital (TCH) working in the GP Liaison Unit whose primary role is to facilitate improved communication. She advocates for the role of the General Practitioner as a member of the patient’s treating team and for recognition that transfer of care to the community is clinical handover. Tanya is co-chair of the ACT Clinical Council and ACT Health representative on the Coordinare SENSW Clinical Council.
Tanya has been a GP for 22 years having worked as both a rural and urban GP. Her current clinical role is as a GP is at the Junction Youth Health Service providing medical care for youth aged 12 to 25 and their children. She has a special interest in Eating Disorders and adolescent mental health issues.