Meet our staff

We have a great team supporting the delivery of the AGPT program in WA. Click through to find out who the people are behind the program.

Executive Office and Directors

The Executive Team consists of the Chief Executive Officer, Chief Operating Officer, Directors and the Executive Officer.

Dr Janice Bell

Chief Executive Officer
  • 08 9473 8200
  • Dr Janice Bell complete her Fellowship of the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners (RACGP) in 1998. Prior to joining WAGPET as CEO, Janice worked with GP Education Australia, a company of the RACGP, as National Manager for Continuing Professional Development, Australian Medical Council Examination Training and Innovation. She was the State Director for the RACGP vocational training during the hand over of WAGPET. With tertiary qualifications in Arts and Education as well as Medicine, Janice has run her own management consultancy and worked in senior positions in human resources, training and education with various State government departments including Education, Health and Community Development. Janice is a member of the RACGP and its National Rural Faculty, National Standing Committee on Education, the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Faculty and the Special Interests Faculty, She is on the WA Reference Board of the Australasian College for Health Services Managers, a graduate member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors and an Australian Medical Association (WA) Executive member. She is adjunct professor with Curtin University and on the external reference board of the University of Notre Dame Australia (Fremantle) medical school. Janice was awarded the RACGP Rose-Hunt Award, awarded for services to the general practice profession in 2011.

Dr Colleen Bradford

Director of Training

Dr Kaye Atkinson

Program Director - Post & Capacity
  • (08) 9473 8200
  • Monday 8:30-17:00 Tuesday 8:30-17:00 Wednesday 8:30-17:00 Thursday 8:30-17:00 Kaye can assist in the following areas: - Career advice to GP registrars during training - Training advisor meetings - Learning plans

Medical Educators

Need to contact your Training Advsior? The Medical Educators are here to help guide you through your training.

Dr Murray Nixon

Senior Medical Educator

Dr Teresa Tierney

Senior Medical Educator

Dr Sarah Booker

Medical Educator

Dr Laura Carija

Medical Educator

Dr Erica Clarke

Medical Educator
  • Monday 13:15-17:00 Tuesday 13:15-17:00 Wednesday 13:15-17:00 Thursday 8:30-16:45

Dr Rebecca Doedens

Medical Educator
  • Wednesday 8:00-16:00 Thursday 8:00-16:00 Friday 8:00-12:00

Dr Peggy Leung

Medical Educator

Dr Esther Lomas

Medical Educator

Dr Wence Vahala

Medical Educator

Dr David Adam

Registrar Medical Educator


Not sure about workshop dates or have a query about the Online Education program - the Education Team will be able to assist.

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Kate Hammond

Program Coordinator – Education

Frances Jones

Project Officer – VPP

Position currently vacant

Program Officer – Education

Doctors in Training

Are you a GP registrar with a query about your placement - The Doctors in Training Team will help you out.

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Isabel Broderick

Program Manager - Doctors in Training

Anastasia Limawan

Program Coordinator - Doctors in Training & CRP

Karis Farmer

Program Officer - Doctors in Training

Georgie Coker

Program Officer - Doctors in Training

Training Post

The Training Post Team can assist with all queries related to managing your registrar placements, or becoming a training post. 

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Taylor O’Dea

Program Coordinator - Accreditation, Post Support and Community Residencies

Zaakiyah Ali

Program Officer - Training Post & Capacity

Georgia Moon

Program Officer - Training Post Support

Information Technology

The Information Technology Team keeps all our systems running in sync.

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Corporate Services

Corporate Services can assist with finance and HR related queries. 

Marketing and Communications

The Marketing and Communications Team will be able to assist with any media related enquiries.

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Claire Fortune

Marketing and Communications Manager

Quality Assurance