6 useful apps – as developed by health professionals

Meet six healthcare professionals who have used their clinical experience to develop useful medical apps. Neil Bramwell reports


Canberra GP Dr Christine Colson developed her travel medicine app in her spare time over two decades.

The TripGenie app was adapted for mobile devices from the desktop software, tMeD, developed by her company, Rover TravelScript, set up in 1997 as an “essential travel medicine prescribing companion” for health professionals and overseas travellers, available through an initial