Sampling all general practice has to offer

MO/GPET Registrar of the Year nominee Dr Aileen Traves certainly can’t be accused of narrowing her options.

After completing her GP training, extended skills in Indigenous health and an advanced rural posting in paediatrics, the Cairns-based GP is now in the middle of an academic post with regional training provider Tropical Medical Training.

To complete the posting, Dr Traves works three days a week in general practice and spends the remaining two days teaching students at James Cook University’s clinical school and