Dr Rachel Seaniger is a medical graduate of the University of New England. She worked for Hunter New England Health, training in Psychiatry. In 2017-18 she held a joint position as an education registrar alongside her Psychiatry training. In 2018 she made the leap to primarily academic work for the University of Newcastle as an associate lecturer in Phase 1 of the JMP MD program and commenced a Masters of Clinical Education at Melbourne University. This year she was successful in progressing to the Year 1 Course Coordinator role as a full time lecturer.