'Put your masks on': Neurologist who became MP blasts Coalition hecklers

Dr Monique Ryan rebukes Opposition members while asking her first question in Parliament on long COVID

UPDATED: 3 August 2022: 9.30am

Dr Monique Ryan.

Doctors turned politicians are already having an impact, with the new independent MP Dr Monique Ryan rousing on Coalition hecklers for not wearing masks in Parliament.

Dr Ryan’s rebuke came during her first question to the Minister for Health Mark Butler about the Government’s plans for tackling the long COVID burden.