2018 EV Award Winners

The response to the inaugural EV Awards program was fantastic. Nominations were received from throughout our region recognising our supervisors and registrars and the exceptional work they do.

2018 Supervisor of the Year

Dr Niroshe Amarasekera

2018 Supervisor of the Year – Metropolitan
Dr Niroshe Amarasekera, Carnegie Medical Centre

Niroshe is a passionate advocate for medical education since attaining Fellowship in 2013. Niroshe was instrumental in exciting her practice about the potential of Registrar Training, going through the initial EV practice accreditation and has taken on the role of primary supervisor. She models outstanding principals, and values as a GP as well as exemplary administration practices and protocols. She sets a wonderful example to GP registrars.

Dr John Hackett

2018 Supervisor of the Year – Rural
Dr John Hackett, Wonthaggi Medical Group

John is a dedicated and passionate educator and supervisor. He provides excellent support to registrars, has developed various programs which registrars can participate in and is a fabulous mentor and role model. John is involved in a wide range of activities within his profession including teaching medical students and undertaking research. In addition he has initiated a number of community health programs.

2018 Registrar of the Year

Dr Andrew Rawlin

2018 Registrar of the Year – General Pathway
Joint Winner – Dr Andrew Rawlin

Andrew has embraced his role as a GP and has made a lasting impression with his colleagues and patients. He is confident, flexible, willing to take on anything put to him, and has a strong desire to contribute. Involving himself in the different aspects of the training program shows a commitment to ensuring that the profession continues to meet the needs of registrars. Andrew is a wonderful team player and treats others in the community as valued, important and worthy.

Dr Pallavi Prathivadi

2018 Registrar of the Year – General Pathway
Joint Winner – Dr Pallavi Prathivadi

Pallavi is a passionate and dedicated registrar committed to encouraging routine evidence-based practice. She has incorporated a number of interests into her training and is involved in a variety of professional development projects and research projects. Pallavi is a life-long learner and truly enjoys studying, the pursuit of knowledge and exciting others about the potential of medicine and science.

Dr Romey Giles

2018 Registrar of the Year – Rural Pathway
Dr Romey Giles

Romey is an enthusiastic registrar who is keen to explore and learn new skills. A good self-motivated learner who motivates others to learn. Romey has taken on various leadership roles as part of her training and provides great support to her registrar colleagues. She has also identified health needs in the community and gained extra training in those areas. She has embraced life in regional Victoria with the same energy she shows at work.