Meet our doctors
Newcastle campus at Callaghan
(MBBS, Family Planning Association Certificate, Workcover Authorised Medical Practitioner)
Dr Stephanie Brookman is the Medical Director of the Health Service, has special interests in Occupational Health and Travel Medicine.
Dr Carolyn Hackworthy has a special interest in Women's Health.
(MBBS, FRACGP, Family Planning Association Certificate)
Dr Sally Gaunson has special interest in Women's Health and Paediatrics.
(MBBS, DipRACOG, DFFP, FRACGP)
(MBBS, FRACGP DipRACOG, Dip Anaesth (UK)
Dr Michael Schien is a GP with a special interest in skin disorders, including screening for skin cancer. Most excisions are done on site. He also undertakes regular rural locum work in anaesthesia and emergency medicine.
(BMed, Dip RACOG)
Dr Nerida Paterson has a special interest in Women's Health and Paediatrics.
Dr Wee speaks Malay, Hokkien and enjoys all aspects of general practice.
Dr Kumran Salam has an interest in Women's Health, Preventative Medicine and Paediatrics.
Dr Catherine Faehrmann
Dr Catherine Faehrmann is a Consultant Psychiatrist, visiting the Health Service Tuesday mornings.
Central Coast campus at Ourimbah
Dr Jillian Kerry Horadam
(MBBS, FPA Cert, MRACGP)
Dr Kerry Horadam has a special interest in mental health, women's health and sports medicine.
The University of Newcastle acknowledges the traditional custodians of the lands within our footprint areas: Awabakal, Darkinjung, Biripai, Worimi, Wonnarua, and Eora Nations. We also pay respect to the wisdom of our Elders past and present.