Former AMA president struck off for five years
Former AMA president Dr Keith Woollard has been struck off for at least five years for performing angioplasties without the necessary training.
The Perth cardiologist was found guilty of professional misconduct after making false claims about his training so he could be accredited to perform angioplasties at the Mount Hospital in Perth more than a decade ago.
In findings published this week, the WA State Administrative Tribunal said Dr Woollard was “belatedly remorseful” for his actions and had accepted his five-year deregistration.
However, it added that he