Dr Preeti Deshpande

After graduating with MBBS from Karnatak University Dharwad, India Dr Deshpande spent 5 years working in clinics in the Himalayas and then a further 3 years working as a HMO in a rural Obstetric Hospital in southern India.

In 2007 Dr Deshpande started part-time work at the Launceston General Hospital where she worked in most clinical Departments. She has fond memories of her time in the Paediatric and Emergency Departments, where she learnt the Australian way of dealing with patients in the acute setting.