Keynote Speaker, Emergency Department
Dr, The Royal Melbourne Hospital, VIC
Dr John Moi is a consultant rheumatologist in the Victorian public and private health sector, based at The Royal Melbourne Hospital (RMH) and Melbourne Private Hospital. He completed his undergraduate medical degree at The University of Sydney, physiotherapy degree and Masters of Medicine research thesis through The University of Melbourne. He has published work in the fields of rheumatoid arthritis, psoriatic arthritis, gout, back pain and musculoskeletal manifestations of endocrine disease. He is the inaugural director of the innovative Back Assessment Clinic (BAC) at RMH and leads a team of advance practice physiotherapists and registrars in assessing and optimising conservative management of patients referred with back pain to tertiary neurosurgery and orthopaedic spinal services.
Teaching is one of his passions and he is a clinical lecturer for the Department of Microbiology and Immunology at the University of Melbourne, honorary lecturer with the Faculty of Medicine at the University of Sydney, and is a regularly invited presenter for the Royal Australasian College of Physicians (RACP) educational updates for fellows and investigations in medicine course. He is actively involved in teaching and training rheumatology registrars and medical students, and is a former member of the RACP’s Rheumatology Specialist Training Committee.