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Wonie Uahwatanasakul

Lecturer - Cah Coordinator
Paediatrics Royal Children'S Hospital
life sciences & biomedicine
science & technology
medical student
clinical teaching fellow programme
clinical teaching fellow
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Wonie Uahwatanasakul

Medicine, Dentistry And Health Sciences
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Wonie Uahwatanasakul


Dr Wonie Uahwatanasakul is a general paediatrician with extensive clinical experience in paediatrics and child health in both developed world and resource poor settings, and with a particular passion for medical education.

Wonie graduated with a Bachelor of Medicine/Surgery from Monash University before going on to complete a Master of Public Health and Tropical Medicine at James Cook University.

Wonie undertook her paediatric residency at the Children’s with two years spent in London at St George’s and Hillingdon hospitals, before return to the Children’s to complete her Paediatric Fellowship. Wonie has also worked as a Paediatric Registrar and later as a consultant in a variety of remote and overseas locations including Royal Darwin Hospital in Australia’s far north and Vaiola Hospital in Tonga.

Wonie has continued to actively pursue her interest in medical education having completed a Graduate Certificate in Clinical Education at Flinders University and playing a key role in the ongoing development and quality assurance of the paediatric medical curriculum at the University of Melbourne.

Wonie has worked as a Consultant Paediatrician with both the Immunization Clinic and the Clinical Nutrition Unit at the Royal Children’s Hospital and currently works in the University of Melbourne's Department of Paediatrics as a co-ordinator for the Child and Adolescent Health component of the University’s Doctor of Medicine program.

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Honours, Awards and Fellowships


FRACP - Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Physicians





Lecturer - Cah Coordinator

Paediatrics Royal Children'S Hospital

Lecturer – Medical Education

Medical Education


Medical Education


Graduate Diploma in Clinical Education

Flinders University of South Australia

Masters of Tropical Medicine & Public Health

James Cook University of North Queensland

Bachelor of Medicine & Surgery

Monash University