Regional Voices

Episode 10 - 9 July 2015

Dr Oscar Whitehead


Podcast Details
  • Who:  Dr Oscar Whitehead - Director of Medical Services - RFDS Queensland Section
  • Date:  09-Jul-2015
  • Link:  Royal Flying Doctor Service

Continuing with our theme of indigenous culture to coincide with NAIDOC celebrations, this week we talk to Dr Oscar Whitehead the Director of Medical Services for the Queensland Division of the Royal Flying Doctor Service.

Oscar spent most of his career living in the Northern Territory and working as a general practitioner treating patients on Thursday Island and the surrounding islands. Oscar shares with us his background, his story and his vision for the next steps in indigenous healthcare. His story is an important one and we’re glad to share it with you.