Medical Observer’s GP Nurse of the Year judges revealed

The winner of the 2012 competition will be chosen by peers drawn from the healthcare profession.

Dr Tony Hobbs is a GP obstetrician in Cootamundra, New South Wales. A former chair of the AGPN, Dr Hobbs now sits on the APNA board.

Judy Evans is the manager of e-health at the Royal Australian College of GPs (RACGP). A general practice nurse, Ms Evans is a former APNA president and has been instrumental in driving the role of the practice nurse forward.

Professor Elizabeth Patterson is head of the nursing faculty, and head of the school of health