Clinical Experience

July 2018 - present
General Practitioner
Mittagong Healthcare Centre
August 2018 - present
Registrar Supervisor
GP Synergy (Royal Australian College of GP Training provider)
January 2015 - June 2018
General Practice Training Program
GP Synergy (Royal Australian College of GP Training provider)
February 2017 - January 2018
Registrar Liason Officer
GP Synergy, advocate for Sydney (Central/ Lower east region) Registrars
October 2013 - July 2014
Immigration health, Senior Medical Advisor
Medibank Health Solutions
2011 - 2013
Junior doctor
Liverpool, Fairfield and Concord Hospitals

Research & Academic Experience

April 2019 - present
Senior Lecturer
University of Wollongong
Janurary 2018 - April 2019
Clinical Tutor
University of Wollongong
February 2017 - January 2018
Academic Registrar (Combined teaching and research year through RACGP)
University of Wollongong

Committees & Leadership

October 2018 - present
NSW Board member (New Fellow representative, co-opted)
RACGP (The Royal Australian College of General Practitioners)
2017 - October 2018
NSW Board member (Registrar representative, co-opted)
RACGP (The Royal Australian College of General Practitioners)
October 2018 - present
New Fellows Committee Chair NSW
RACGP (The Royal Australian College of General Practitioners)
2017 - present
New Fellows Committee NSW
RACGP (The Royal Australian College of General Practitioners)
November 2018 - 2020
Board of directors - registrar nominated representative
GPRA (General Practice Registrars Australia)
2017 - present
Academic Council
GPRA (General Practice Registrars Australia)

Memberships

Post graduate Education

Fellowship of the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners 2018 RACGP

MBBS 2010 University of Wollongong

Bachelor of Applied Science (Occupational Therapy) 2006 University of Sydney

Masters Public Health (Public Health) 2012 University of Flinders; South Australia

Masters of Surgery (Orthopaedics) 2013 University of Sydney

Graduate Diploma of Applied Anatomy by Dissection 2013 University of New England

Masters of Sports Medicine 2016 University of Queensland

Certificate in Sexual and Reproductive Health for Doctors 2016 Family Planning NSW

Diploma of Child Health 2017 Westmead Hospital

PhD No completion date University of Wollongong Part time candidature

Research

Publication

Junior doctor burnout; Understanding the experience of burnout in General Practice and hospital equivalents

Dr R. Hoffman, Prof A Bonney
Published, Australian Journal of General Practice, VOL. 47, NO. 8, AUGUST 2018; 571-575

'Case report: Total knee arthroplasty polyethylene liner disengagement identified by arthrograohy.'

Bradshaw DA, Lam B, Hoffman R, Zicat B.
Knee. 2014 Dec;21(6):1288-90.

Presentation

Junior doctor burnout; Understanding the experience of burnout in General Practice and hospital equivalents

  • GPtec, Sydney, Australia August 2017
  • MPANZ, Melbourne, Australia March 2018
  • GP18, Gold Coast, Australia October 2018

'Enoxaparin vs Rivaroxaban Morbidity Post Total Knee Replacement'

Dr Hoffman R, Dr Adie S, Dr Naylor J
Combined Australian and New Zealand Orthopaedic Association Scientific Meeting; Rotorua; New Zealand September 2011

Poster

'Alterations in use of Negative Pressure Dressings translated to cost savings for a major trauma center'

Dr Hoffman R, Dr Aitken S, A/Prof Iliopoulos J
Australian and New Zealand Society for Vascular Surgery Annual Scientific Meeting October 2012

Dissertation

'Cost of Care and Complications Post Joint replacement'

Dr Hoffman R; Supervisors: Dr Naylor J, Prof Harris I
University of Sydney (Masters Surgery; Orthopaedics) March 2013

About Me

I am a mum of two wonderful children, William (age 4), and Isabel (age 2.5).

They have taught me so much about myself and about medicine.