ACRRM elects first 'home-grown' president

Dr Sarah Chalmers takes over from Dr Ewen McPhee in October

Rural generalist Dr Sarah Chalmers has been elected ACRRM’s next president. 

Dr Sarah Chalmers.

Dr Chalmers, who works in the remote northwest Queensland town of Winton, is the first ACRRM president who went through the college’s own training pathway.

Created 23 years ago, the college has had 11 previous presidents but all attained ACRRM fellowship through grandfathering