Associate Professor Michelle Guppy
Associate Professor Michelle Guppy is the Discipline Lead of Rural General Practice at the School of Rural Medicine. Michelle teaches rurally based students about the issues surrounding health equity for rural Australians, and how General Practice provides health care in the regional and rural Australian context. Michelle has been practicing as rural GP for 13 years.
Her research interests include models of care for chronic disease management, particularly with respect to diabetes, and chronic kidney disease. She has also been involved in research into uses of technology for managing patients in rural areas (telehealth), and delivering medical education into rural areas, using electronic methods of delivery. She has also researched and supervised projects in Adolescent healthcare, Skin cancer management and Medical Education.
Michelle is an editor for the Cochrane Collaboration Acute Respiratory Infections group.