Dr Andrew Dimitri graduated with honours in Medicine from the University of New South Wales in 2003, and trained primarily at the Prince of Wales Hospital. During his medical training he also completed a Masters in Arts (MA) in International Relations at a Distinction level – one of few students to combine an MA with the medical program.
Andrew has held a number of high level positions in the field of medical education and advocacy, including being Chair of the Postgraduate Medical Council of NSW JMO Education forum, and the Deputy Chair for Education of the NSW Royal Australasian College of Physicians Trainees Committee. He is also a Conjoint Lecturer at the University of New South Wales Medical School and has undertaken research in COPD and anxiety which has been published internationally.
Andrew’s has pursued his strong convictions in social justice through work with Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF), working in some of the most complex and underprivileged regions of the world.
Andrew’s interests include asthma, allergy, cough, rhinitis, smoking-related lung disease, rhinoscopy, endobronchial ultrasound, and sleep apnoea.