Dr Julie Ash

Academic Status

College of Medicine and Public Health

place Flinders Medical Centre
GPO Box 2100, Adelaide 5001, South Australia

Julie Ash is a Flinders graduate with a career progression from science to medicine to medical education. During her PhD she worked as a lecturer in the School of Medicine and took a number leadership roles including a three year term as Assistant Dean Medical Course. and until recently a role as Head of the Health Professional Education Unit. In 2016 she joined the Prideaux Centre for Research In Health Professions Education as Senior Lecturer and Coordinator of Research Higher Degrees. She teachers in the MD and the Masters of Clinical Education. She supervises Masters and PhD Students.


BSc Hons (Flinders, 1982), BMBS (Flinders, 1992), PhD (Flinders, 2010).

Teaching interests

My teaching interests centre on medicine and medical education. I am an experienced PBL tutor and an PBL tutor trainer. Currently I am the Topic Coordinator for the online Masters in Clincal Education topic HLED9108 Research Skills in Clinical Education.

Topic coordinator
HLED9108 Research Skills in Clinical Education
MMED8106 Health Professions and Society 1B
Supervisory interests
Clinical education
Health professional education
Medical education
Higher degree by research supervision
Principal supervisor: Selection for Speciality training (-1)
Associate supervisor: Junior doctor education (1), The impact of ICT on active learning (1), Transformative learning during simulation based education (1)