Aussie GP named president of the specialty's world body

Dr Karen Flegg will become the next leader of WONCA

An Australian GP has been elected to lead general practice’s global body, WONCA, representing half a million doctors around the world.

Dr Karen Flegg
Dr Karen Flegg.

After beating candidates from India, the US and Bangladesh for the organisation’s top job, Dr Karen Flegg will become its president in 2023.

A GP in the NT, she follows in the footsteps of former RACGP president and current