Who are we? The GVRTH Team

Professor Julian Wright

Julian is the Head of the Department of Rural Health and Director of Medical Student Education at the University of Melbourne’s Rural Clinical School.  Previously he was a UK Royal College of Physicians Tutor for Medicine and Director of Postgraduate Medical Education at one of the UKs largest hospital trusts. Julian is a fellow of the Higher Education Academy, the Academy of Medical Educators and the Royal College of Physicians in the UK, a Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Physicians, and a Professor of Medicine.

Alana Lee

Alana is the Interim Manager and Engagement Officer for the GV Regional Training Hub, and has over 15 years experience in business development, marketing and stakeholder relations across a broad range of industries. 

Alana provides support for students, interns, junior doctors and medical staff currently working or considering working in the Goulburn Valley region. 

Louise Pearce

Louise is the Project Lead, Medical Education and Supervision role with the GV Regional Training Hub. 

Louise has extensive educational experience working across a range of states and discipline areas and is looking forward to applying her passion for education and rural communities throughout the GV training hub footprint.

Bianca Davies

Bianca has over a decade of experience in administration, having held positions in various industries including education, justice, medicine, and business. Prior to joining the team Bianca worked at James Cook University, General Practice (GP) Training where she provided administration support to the Director, program operations and the regional training nodes.

The GVRTH Team are based in the Department of Rural Health (DRH) offices located in Shepparton, Echuca and Wangaratta, Victoria. The DRH is a provider of professional education and research in a rural context. Click here to visit the DRH website and learn more about the current research, projects, activities, and events of our Department.