Rachel graduated in 1997 from St. George’s Hospital Medical School in London.
She is a fellow of the Royal New Zealand College of General Practitioners, having completed training in both the UK and New Zealand. She has a diploma in family planning and certification in dermoscopy (mole checks).
Rachel has experience in many areas of health including emergency medicine, obstetrics and gynaecology, paediatrics, pyschiatry, skin cancer medicine and preventative health.
Rachel is passionate about health promotion and medical education. As a freelance health writer, she has worked in collaboration with Fairfax Media, ACP, Southern Cross, and the pharmaceutical industry.
Rachel also works for the Royal New Zealand College of General Practitioners as an educator within the GP training program and is an honorary academic in the Department of General Practice at the University of Auckland.
She is married to a gynaecologist and has three daughters. Her favorite past time is relaxing with family and good friends.
Preventative health and wellbeing.
Skin cancer detection and management.