Why this GP wants other doctors to get up and dance

Hip hop can beat burnout, says Victorian GP obstetrician Dr Richard Mayes whose favourite steps have inspired a doctors 'dance off' competition

GP obstetrician Dr Richard Mayes - aka the ‘Dancing GP’ - has shared his favourite steps to show hip hop can help beat burnout, inspiring a 'dance off' for other doctors.

Dr Richard Mayes.

Dr Mayes, of Castlemaine in rural Victoria, recently performed his “signature” AMaRE Postpartum Haemorrhage dance (PPH) for delegates at RANZCOG's Virtual Annual Scientific Meeting last month.