Professor Simon Willcock

Professor Simon Willcock

Professor Willcock is clinical director of primary care at Macquarie University Health Sciences Centre, Sydney, NSW.

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I recently visited Mongolia. As a child, Outer Mongolia was a mystical destination, remote as Timbuktu, frigid as Siberia,…
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Macbeth: Act 5; Scene 1. Doctor: “What is she doing? Look at how she rubs her hands.” I scrutinised the performances. Each…
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I once attended a medical conference where the keynote speaker was a well-known performer and author of a successful…
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Should we be worried by the news last week of a continued decline in the number of junior doctors applying for GP training? …
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Aside from Labor’s effective (but inaccurate) ‘Mediscare’ campaign in the run-up to the last federal election, recent polls…
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As the next election edges ever-closer, here are five key messages that politicians should keep firmly in mind. 1. We have…
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Three years ago, I moved to a practice that incorporated a University Health Service, which included a significant cohort of…
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