18 March 2022

NTGPE appoints new Director of Medical Education


NTGPE is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr Justin Coleman to the Director of Medical Education role after an extensive recruitment process undertaken by the NT’s sole GP training organisation.
Dr Coleman is a well reputed and respected GP-educator with substantial experience in the NT. He is a sought-after speaker, has run countless workshops and has edited the well-known Murtagh’s General Practice 7th and 8th editions, which have been translated into 13 languages.

“Just a couple of weeks after I finished being a GP on the Tiwi Islands, I am delighted to be back to join the NTGPE Medical Educator team that I have been a small part of for the past three years,” Dr Coleman said.

Dr Coleman commences with NTGPE on 28 March 2022.

NTGPE Chief Executive Officer, Dr Richard Zanner said: “…this significant appointment contributes towards ensuring continuity of NTGPE's high standards in quality education as we embark upon the important transition to a College-led model of GP training.

“We’re delighted to have Dr Coleman’s extensive experience and expertise with us to help us achieve our objectives.”