Desperately Seeking Doctors

Title

Desperately Seeking Doctors

Subject

Health, Medical, Migration, Rural, Australia, Multicultural

Description

It follows the experiences of an overseas-trained doctor from Scotland who responded to advertisements and two new graduates to take up GP positions in remote outback communities in the vast expanse of Western Australia.

Source

SBS Annual Report 05-06
http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/31866540

Rights

RDF International (International Sales), Marcom Projects P/L (Local Sales)

Format

Documentary Series

Alternative Title

Desperately Seeking Doctor

Date Issued

2008

Duration

3 x 52 mins

Director

Stuart Greig, Max Walker

Writer

Max Walker

Producer

SP: Brian Beaton, EP: Brian Beaton, EP: Celia Tait

Contributor

SBSi, ScreenWest, LotteryWest, Screen Australia, BBC Scotland, Artemis International P/L

Date Commissioned

2005-2006

Production Fund

Special

SBS TV Broadcast Date

6/1/2009, 13/1/2009, 20/1/2009, 12/5/2010,19/5/2010, 26/5/2010

Comments

Episodes: 1.Unfamiliar territory, 2.Out of the frying pan, 3.Unexpected territory

Files

Citation

“Desperately Seeking Doctors,” SBSi Commissioned Content, accessed May 1, 2017, http://sbsi.digitalfabulists.org/document/4092.