Eastern Health Emergency Medicine Training

  • Box Hill Hospital, Maroondah Hospital, Angliss Hospital
  • 150,000+ ED attendances per year
  • Long standing commitment to emergency medicine training
  • Dedicated CME time
  • Comprehensive Primary and Fellowship teaching
  • >50 FACEMs for training and education
  • ACEM examiners at all sites
  • Paediatric log book accreditation
  • Support for 4.10 research
  • Financial support for educational courses and examinations
  • Eastern Health is affiliated with a number of Universities including Monash, Deakin and La Trobe
  • Rotations are encouraged to all Eastern Health Emergency Departments

Please direct all enquiries regarding registrar positions in emergency medicine to any of the three site Directors of Emergency Medicine:

To view currently available positions click here.

Program Information

  • Over 39,000 attendances per year
  • 30% Triage 1-3
  • Admission rate > 20%
  • Paediatrics> 35% paediatrics
  • Accredited for training (one year)
  • 6 registrar positions
  • Pre-fellowship position tailored to study needs
  • 10 FACEMs
  • Diverse population - young/rural
  • Experienced FACEM teaching and support
  • Fellowship examination preparation
  • Accreditation for log book paediatric training
  • Rotations include Intensive Care and Royal Victorian Eye & Ear Hospital

For further Information Contact:


A/Prof Graeme Thomson:


Dr Andrew Chan: 

  • Over 65,000 attendances per year
  • 62% Triage 1-3
  • Admission rate > 40 %
  • Paediatrics 18%
  • Tertiary referral hospital for Eastern Health
  • Accredited for training (two years)
  • 17 registrar positions
  • Senior registrar position for post fellowship trainees
  • 15 FACEMs
  • Reputation for excellence in emergency medicine training
  • Experienced FACEM teaching and support
  • Eastern Health Primary Examination Course
  • Fellowship examination preparation
  • Accreditation for log book paediatric training
  • Research supported. ED research nurse on staff
  • Rotations include Anaesthetics, Intensive Care, Paediatrics, Hospital in the Home, Royal Victorian Eye & Ear Hospital and Royal Children’s Hospital ED. O&G and General Medicine rotations may also be arranged.


Dr Andrew Maclean:

Co DEMT's:

Dr Anita Liu:
Dr Liam Walsh:

  • Over 58,000 attendances per year
  • 40 % Triage 1-3
  • Admission rate > 25%
  • Paediatrics > 25%
  • Enhanced paediatric experience and support
  • 24 hour consultant paediatricians/paediatric short stay unit
  • Accredited for training (two years including paediatrics)
  • 19 registrar positions
  • 16 FACEMs
  • Experienced FACEM teaching and support
  • Fellowship examination preparation
  • ED US training / supervision capabilities including for ASUM, CCPU and DDU candidates in training.
  • Special Skills Post accreditation for ED Ultrasound training may be available 
  • Eastern Health rotations include Anaesthetics, ICU, Paediatrics, General Medicine and ED 
  • External rotations include Royal Children's Hospital, Royal Victorian Eye & Ear Hospital, Epworth Richmond ICU and St Vincent's Hospital ED


Dr Greg Mele (Acting) -

Co DEMT's:

Dr Robyn Parker:
Dr Damien Hezekiah: