The NSW Doctor Autumn 2024


Dr Katherine Jeffrey


  1. July effect: maybe not.  Canadian Medical Association Journal 2017 Aug 14 198 (32): E1050-1051
  2. Does the “July effect” of new trainees at teaching hospitals impact outcomes for patients hospitalized with heart failure? Real-world analyses of more than half a million US admissions. American Heart Journal Plus: Cardiology Research and Practice, Vol 13, 2022.
  3. Incentivised price gouging’: The private companies making millions off doctor shortages, SMH July 10, 2023.
  4. NSW health spending inquiry is an VMO witch hunt, says AMA. Health Services daily, 24 August 2023.
  5. Healthcare workers must be treated with care in wake of COVID burnout, SMH October 2022.
Statement from Acting AMA (NSW) President Dr Kathryn Austin on ABC Four Corners episode ‘Pain Factory’

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Dr Eveline Staub Opening Statement – Select Committee on Birth Trauma

The Australian Medical Association NSW would like to thank the Select Committee for accepting a subsequent submission to this inquiry and for the chance to appear before you today.    My […]

Vale Clinical Professor Saxon Smith

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Saving sleep saves lives…and a whopping $66 billion in health dollars – so why isn’t government doing more?

“Lack of sleep affects pretty much every system in the body and therefore it seems entirely logical to me that you would want to treat one of the primary drivers […]

AMA (NSW) congratulates members Professors Long and Scolyer on being named Australians of the Year

AMA (NSW) would like to congratulate members Professor Georgina Long and Professor Richard Scolyer for receiving the joint honour of being named Australians of the Year. “Professor Long and Professor […]