Tommy Tran: Working in Private Practice at DFTB17


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This talk was recorded live from the careers concurrent stream  at DFTB17 in Brisbane. If you think you have what it takes to speak for then get in touch at

Tommy Tran is the Director of Paediatrics at Greenslopes Private Hospital in Queensland. Having worked both in the public and private sector Tommy talks about the latter. Whilst that mythical work-life balance seems so far away for most of us the ideal of regular 9 to5 work is an attractive option. Whether you are just starting your consultant career or become a little tired of the red tape, Tommy offers a view from another side.

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