Senior Medical Officers

SMO

Wellington ICU employs 9 Intensive Care Specialists

Peter Hicks

Peter Hicks


Clinical Leader


MB ChB FCICM
FANZCA (resigned 2001)

Portfolio: Clinical Leader IT Services, Director of ANZICS CORE, Life Flight Trust Board Member

Interests: Information Management, Long-Term Outcomes
Shawn Sturland

Shawn Sturland


MB BS FCICM FANZCA

Portfolio: Medical Executive Director Quality Improvement & Patient Safety

Interests: Ethics, Aviation Medicine, Crew Resource Management, Patient Safety
Bob Ure

Bob Ure


MB ChB FCICM FANZCA

Portfolio: Chair Transfusion Committee, Cardiac Anaesthesia
Alex Psirides

Alex Psirides


MB BS BSc (Hons) FCICM

Portfolio: Adult Flight Retrieval Service, Patient At Risk Service, Senior Clinical Lecturer University of Otago, Clinical Lead HQSC Deteriorating Patient Programme

Interests: Rapid Response Systems, Early Warning Scores, Vital Signs Charts, Aeromedical Retrieval, End-of-Life Care
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Chris Poynter

Chris Poynter


MB ChB FCICM FANZCA

Portfolio: Convenor Wellington Intensive Care Medicine Course, Organ Donation New Zealand Link Doctor, CICM Supervisor of Training, Sustainability Steering Committee, Staff Recruitment

Interests: Staff Welfare, Teamwork, Medical Education, Organ Donation, Sustainability
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Dick Dinsdale

Dick Dinsdale


MB ChB FCICM FANZCA

Portfolio: Research, Maternal Mortality & Morbidity Review
Kate Tietjens

Kate Tietjens


MB ChB FCICM FANZCA

Portfolio: Registrar Teaching, Simulation

Interests: Education
Paul Young

Paul Young


MB ChB BSc (Hons) FCICM PhD

Portfolio: Research, Journal Club

Interests: Research
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Ben Barry

Ben Barry


MB BS BSc (Hons) FRCA FCICM

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All ICU specialists have a minimum post graduate qualification of the Fellowship of the College of Intensive Care Medicine (CICM). Some work part time in ICU with the remainder of their time shared across other departments, the Medical Research Institute of New Zealand,the University of Otago, the Health Quality & Safety Commission of New Zealand, and Ko Awatea

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Wellington Intensive Care Services
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