From coal miner to doctor: The extraordinary career of Professor Peter O'Mara
Professor Peter O’Mara is one of those doctors who took the road less travelled.
A Wiradjuri man, after leaving school he started out as a machine fitter in a coal mine.
Today, he is a GP in rural NSW and an impassioned campaigner for Indigenous health.
Here's his story.
In his younger days, Professor Peter O’Mara imagined