Dr Carolyn Kefford - Lecturer and Academic leader for International students Community Block- (P/T: Mon & Thur)
Dr. Carol Kefford is a part time Lecturer in the Discipline of General Practice, based at Hornsby Hospital which is part of the Northern Clinical School. Carol is also the Community Block Academic Leader for International students and advises and supports International students doing Community Block in their home country.
Carol has worked as a General Practitioner since graduation from the University of Sydney. She has a special research and teaching interest in adolescent health and well being, particularly in the area of breaking down barriers between young people and General Practice. Carol has published and has also taught in many different venues on improving access to primary health care for young people.
Carol is a member of the Youth Health Research Interest Group which she chaired from its inception in 2002 until 2010. Carol has also been on the Advisory Board for the Centre for the Advancement of Adolescent Health.