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UK GP's Moving To Australia - The Ultimate Guide - Manchester

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Crowne Plaza Manchester City Centre

70 Shudehill

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M4 4AF

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Business For Doctors (BFD) comes to the U.K to offer Doctors “The Ultimate Guide” on relocating to Australia, known for being the land of opportunity.

BFD is an online network in Australia, of Doctors who are focused on providing quality patient care, through growing their medical business. With over 16,000 members, it is fast becoming the go to place to converse with medical peers. BFD combines this huge network to approach companies, and strikes deals to offer members great deals on products – often at drastically reduced rates. Partners include Virgin Australia, ANZ Bank and Medical Indemnity Insurers just to name a few.

In addition to the online network, BFD hosts a multitude of events throughout the year, teaching Doctors, Practice Owners & Practice Managers the key business skills they need to ensure that their business is a success.



Talks:

Dr April Armstrong – Medicare Vs NHS & Working In A Practice.

Dr Jonathan Brown (via Skype) – Moving from the UK to Australia - a GP’s perspective & How to pursue medical interests outside the 4 walls of your consulting room.

Dr George Forgan-Smith - Marketing For Doctors: Say goodbye to managed patient relations. Reduce your risk, fill your books and engage the patients who’s health needs you’re passionate about.

Brett Wilson – Moving Money & Mortgages.

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We will also bring along preapproved & vetted profiles of practices that are currently recruting UK Doctors.

Each ticket includes lunch, tea and coffee.

Parking is not included in the ticket price, however there is parking available, and details can be found on the venue’s website.



Dr April Armstrong – General Practitioner, Founder & Director of Business For Doctors

April is a UWA graduate of Medicine and works in General Practice in Western Australia. She is passionate about the business of medicine. She is the founder of the Business for Doctors concept and social media group. April was awarded the WA Telstra Business Woman of the Year 2015 in the start-up category and her rural practice, Collins Street Surgery nominated for the WA Telstra Business Awards 2015. She has developed strategies and methods in investing and business management. As an owner of two medical practices and numerous investments she brings 25 years of business and investing experience to the team. April actively supports medical students and overseas trained doctors during their transition into the Australia medical system.

Dr Jonathan Brown – General Practitioner

Jonathan is a GP in Melbourne and founder of Cityskin Cosmetic Clinics. He was born in Coventry and attended Southampton Medical School before completing GP training in Dorset.

Jonathan worked as a GP in Bournemouth before moving to Melbourne in 2009. He embraced the business culture in Australia - setting up the first Cityskin clinic in Melbourne in 2011 whilst continuing with GP work. Since then Cityskin has grown to 8 clinics in 3 different States in Australia.

Jonathan has discovered that Australia is the ‘land of opportunity’ and has shown that you can pursue your side interests in Medicine whilst still working as a GP.

Dr George Forgan-Smith – General Practitioner

Dr George Forgan-Smith an a gay men’s health specialist based in Melbourne Australia. He’s trained in web design, SEO, video production and marketing.

He’s a passionate teacher and loves helping doctors find their core patient base who represents and resonates with their beliefs and desires when it comes to leaving your impact on communities of medical needs. George is a community builder and will teach you exactly how you can as well in ways the NHS never allowed you consider.

Imagine books filled with patients you love to treat who love and respect you and your passions. Through simple actions you can be a community builder in your new Australian home.

Brett Wilson

Brett Wilson is a finance broker and business consultant, with over 14 years’ experience in Banking & Finance and more recently in the medical/dental industry.

Brett spent 14 years working at the National Australia Bank (NAB), he worked in various roles, including senior management positions, and most recently was a Senior Business Banking Manager.

He was responsible for a large portfolio of clients, helping to advise and grow their businesses. He looked after clients in a variety of industries, including medical, logistics, transport, recruitment and mining services.

His biggest client by turnover was $262 million and his biggest client by lending was $60 million. Not only was his role to help structure lending submissions, but also to advise on and facilitate hedging (FX/diesel/interest rates) facilities, international trade facilities, leasing, invoice financing and complex transactional banking arrangements.

More recently, Brett has been working with his wife (Dr Nicole Hocek) in managing their two dental clinics. The two clinics are quite large operations with around 22 full-time staff. Brett has developed a great understanding of the medical/dental industry, especially in business development, compliance, operations, marketing and recruitment.

Brett sits on the boards and committees of 3 not-for-profit organisations and is also a part of the BFD Advisory Group.

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Crowne Plaza Manchester City Centre

70 Shudehill

Manchester

Manchester

M4 4AF

United Kingdom

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