Professor Phillippa Jane Poole

BSc, MBChB, MD, FRACP, FANZAHPE

Biography

A medical graduate of the University of Auckland and a specialist general physician at Auckland City Hospital, Professor Phillippa Poole is currently Head of the Department of Medicine at her alma mater. Prior to this she was the head of the medical programme for nearly 10 years.

Research | Current

I have two main reseach themes

1. Shaping a medical workforce for future health needs, including determinants of medical student career choice, and effect of gender on career. I am the Auckland lead for the NZ Medical Schools Outcomes Database and Longitudinal Tracking Project (MSOD). Information and reports may be found at http://www.otago.ac.nz/medical-school/undergraduate/medicine/msod/index.html.

2. Cochrane Reviews of interventions in COPD, working with the Cochrane Airways Group of the Cochrane Collaboration.          

Teaching | Current

MBChB

Year 3 clinical methods tutor and assessor

Year 4 clinical supervisor, tutor and assessor

Year 6 clinical supervisor, tutor and assessor

Summer student supervisor

Member of Boards of Studies, Boards of Examiners and Fitness to Practice Committee

House Officer 

Clinical supervisor and assessor

RACP

Clinical supervisor and assessor

Part 1 examiner

Postgraduate supervision

PhD student Antonia Verstappen

Responsibilities

Professor and Head of Department of Medicine

General Physician Auckland City Hospital

Chair, Prevocational Training Committee, Northern Regional Training Hub        

Areas of expertise

Medical workforce development, including medical education, and women in medicine

General  medicine

COPD

Cochrane Reviews

Committees/Professional groups/Services

RACP

IMSANZ

ANZAHPE

Selected publications and creative works (Research Outputs)

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