GP honoured for 'dedication' to profession

A long-running Australian Doctor columnist and WA GP has been honoured for his service to the profession at the RACGP's annual conference.

Emeritus Professor Max Kamien was awarded the Rose–Hunt Award for his outstanding service in the promotion of the objectives of the RACGP at a ceremony in Melbourne on Sunday evening.

He was one of the foundation professors of community practice at the University of WA and a well-known maverick, storyteller and a mentor to hundreds of