Martin Veysey

Professor (Teaching Specialist (Clin))

College of Medicine and Public Health

place Royal Darwin Hospital
PO Box 41326, Casuarina 0811, Northern Territory

Martin Veysey is a Consultant Gastroenterologist and General Physician at Royal Darwin Hospital and Professor of Rural Medicine with Flinders University. Martin finished his undergraduate medical training at the Guys and St Thomas’ Hospitals in 1991 and completed basic and advanced training in the UK before gaining his CCST in Gastroenterology and General Medicine in 2002 and moving to Australia. He is a fellow of the UK (FRCP) and Australian (FRACP) medical colleges. From 2003, he worked as a Senior Lecturer at the University of Newcastle, NSW and a Clinical Academic at Gosford on the Central Coast. He returned to the UK in 2017 as MBBS Programme Director at Hull York Medical School. He is now back in Australia in Darwin as a Senior Staff Specialist in Gastroenterology and General Medicine. He is an active member of the Royal Australasian College of Physicians and remains involved in undergraduate and post graduate education in Australia and the UK. He holds honorary academic titles with Hull York Medical School and the University of Newcastle, NSW. His clinical and research interests include luminal gastrointestinal disease, colorectal cancer, molecular nutrition and medical education and he has published extensively in these areas.

  • MBBS, University of London, UK (1991)
  • Membership of Royal College of Physicians, London, UK (1994)
  • Doctor of Medicine (MD), University of London, UK (2001)
  • Fellowship of Royal Australasian College of Physicians (2004)
  • Graduate Certificate in the Practice of Tertiary Teaching, University of Newcastle, NSW, Australia (2010)
  • Master of Clinical Education (by Coursework), Flinders University, SA, Australia (2015)
  • MBA in Higher Education, Management, UCL, London, UK (2017)
  • Fellowship of Royal College of Physicians, London, UK (2018)
Key responsibilities
  • Senior Staff Specialist, NT Health
  • MD4 Topic Coordinator, NTMP
  • Chair, RACP CPD Committee
Supervisory interests
Clinical hepatology
Clinical nutrition
Medical education
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Liver disease
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