Program Manager - Paul Bennett
Following qualification as a Registered Nurse in 1990, Paul spent nearly thirteen years in various Clinical and Managerial roles in Urology including the Lead Nurse role for Urology at Guy's & St.Thomas' Hospital Trust, London. Following a move to Sydney in 2003 Paul joined the nursing service at Royal Prince Alfred Hospital and was appointed Nursing Unit Manager for Trauma Orthopaedics in 2004. Since then he has held a number of positions within the Executive Units of both Royal Prince Alfred Hospital and Sydney Local Health District and was most recently the SLHD Nurse Manager for Workforce and Innovation. Prior to that position he was seconded to the Nursing and Midwifery Office of NSW Health as a Project Officer for Nursing Strategy and Innovation.
Project Officer - Cameron Stewart
For the last three years Cameron has been employed with Inner West Sydney Medicare Local (IWSML). Up until this year, his role was to deliver the NPS educational program to GPs and pharmacists. From February to June this year, Cameron was a member of their e-Health team facilitating GPs, allied health and community to embrace e-Health involvement. Prior to working with IWSML, he had been employed working for many years with other Divisions of General Practice with the Home Medicines Review program. Cameron's background is in pharmacy and for twenty years he owned and managed a pharmacy in the St George area. Cameron has hospital experience having worked part time as a staff pharmacist at the Sutherland Hospital. In parallel with his pharmacy career he has also pursued a degree in Counselling which eventually found him employed as a relationship counsellor at agencies in Campbelltown and the St.George areas. Outside of work Cameron's interests include astronomy, antiques, art, history, NSWGR, bush walking, travel, photography and sport (especially rugby and cricket). Cameron is excited to be working with the other members of the HealthPathways team in what he believes will be an exciting, evolving aspect of the future of patient care.
Pathway Reviews Program Officer - Tammy Shapiro
Following qualification as an Accredited Practising Dietitian in 2009, Tammy initially worked in both the general practice and corporate dietetic settings before joining the Eastern Sydney Medicare Local as a Practice Support Officer in 2012. Since then, Tammy has held several positions with both the Medicare Local and later Central and Eastern Sydney PHN - all with a strong focus on supporting and strengthening the capacity of local general practice. Prior to joining the HealthPathways Sydney team in March 2017, Tammy was employed by CESPHN as a Continuing Professional Development (CPD) Program Officer and was responsible for the planning and facilitation of multiple events across the PHN - including several large scale forums held in partnership with the Sydney Local Health District. Outside of work, Tammy is a passionate cook, supporter of the Sydney Roosters, and animal welfare activist. Tammy is delighted to have joined the HealthPathways Sydney team and looks forward to establishing a long-term career in this innovative healthcare portfolio.