Sidney commenced with the Postgraduate Training in Psychiatry (PGT) team in 2010, initially as a Senior Psychiatrist, Overseas Trained Specialist Upskilling Program and then as Deputy Director of the PGT team. He has always had an interest in medical education and was awarded the Deans Award for Excellence in Teaching, Newcastle University, NSW in 2005. He has been a member of several training-related committees and is currently the Chair of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatry Federal Partial Comparability Assessment and Review Panel (PCARP).
Sidney is passionate about working with patients from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds and has a clinical role with the Statewide Queensland Transcultural Mental Health Service. He continues to focus on supporting Trainees and International Medical Graduates from metropolitan and regional areas and has taken the lead in developing online resources for Queensland Trainees including the PGT website.
Phone: 07 3156 9898