Struck-off GP fails again in registration bid

A FORMER GP found guilty of inappropriate sexual contact with five female patients – and who later admitted to lying about it under oath – has failed in his latest attempt to regain his registration.

The Victorian Civil and Administrative Tribunal (VCAT) wrote in a decision today that John Drury, who had practised in Bendigo, Victoria, committed a “severe betrayal of trust” and that it had “serious doubts and reservations about his honesty” because he later lied about it.

“In circumstances where honesty and integrity are