Dr Anthony Hobbs

 
Name
 
Dr Anthony Hobbs
Qualifications
 
MBBS ( 1st Hons) Uni Sydney. 1981
FACRRM
DRANZCOG_ Advanced
Dip Child Health: Glasgow
Dip. Tropical Medicine & Hygiene: Liverpool
GAICD.
Organisation
 
Rural General Practitioner
Role in Organisation GP & Chair, External Reference Group developing Australia’s first National Primary Health Care Strategy
Brief Bio Dr Hobbs is a GP Obstetrician from Cootamundra on the south- west slopes of NSW, where he has been involved in the establishment of an innovative integrated primary care service.
 
Dr Hobbs was Chair of the External Reference Group working with the Department of Health and Ageing to develop Australia’s first National Primary Health Care Strategy.  He is the immediate past Chair of the Australian General Practice Network, the Chair of the Murrumbidgee Medicare Local and is a member of the NHMRC Prevention and Community Health Committee.  Dr Hobbs is also a Director of the Cancer Institute NSW and a member of the Australian National Preventive Health Agency Council.
 
Dr Hobbs is committed to improving access to health care and reducing inequitable health outcomes through a comprehensive Primary Health Care approach.