10 GPs recognised in Australia Day honours


Ten GPs have been recognised in the 2018 Australia Day honours, from well-known political leaders to dedicated country GPs. They include policy experts, science advocates and charity leaders. Australian Doctor spoke with some about what the recognition means to them.

Dr Marjorie Cross OAM

“I hope I have made a difference for someone,” Dr Marjorie Cross says in typically modest fashion.

The GP in rural NSW received a Medal of the Order of Australia partly for her work caring for patients in Bungendore and