GP appointed Wollongong Uni's new dean of medicine

Australian Doctor talks to Professor Nick Zwar, the latest GP to join the ranks of Australia’s deans of medicine.

Professor Nick Zwar is probably best known to his fellow GPs as the travel doctor, offering advice on everything from rabies, to yellow fever to the Zika virus through his regular Australian Doctor travel columns.

But this travel expertise is really only a side dish in a 30-year career that has combined working as a GP with a range of academic posts and research projects including chronic diseases,