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Dr John Sammut
MBBS (Hons 1 Syd) FACEM

John has been an employee of the SLHD (and its prior entities) for over 25 years. He has been a senior Staff Specialist in Emergency Medicine for over 20 years, the Director of Grevillea (ICU) for 21 years and the Executive Clinical Director at Canterbury Hospital since the creation of the role in 2009. He is the District Advisor on Emergency Medicine. John was a medical student of Concord Hospital, worked at RPA as a training registrar and later at Concord Hospital as part of his specialist appointments. He was employed by the Clinical Excellence Commission as a senior consultant advisor in Emergency Medicine and worked on the Sepsis Kills program, the rollout of the Between the Flags Program and as a member of the Statewide Root Cause Analysis Committee. He was also responsible for rolling out the SIBR Bedside Rounding Program. He is the current President of the NSW Medical Council after having spent 9 years in various roles for the Council including Chair of the Conduct and Chair of the Performance Committees.