Dr Michael Tam
Michael Tam is a Senior Lecturer in the Discipline of General Practice, the University of Sydney. There, he is the academic lead for international postgraduate courses run by the Discipline.
He is also a Staff Specialist at the academic General Practice Unit, South Western Sydney Local Health District, and the Ingham Institute of Applied Medical Research. The Unit provides family medicine services to the diverse communities of South Western Sydney, medical education, research, and health services development, especially in integrated care.
Michael’s clinical interest is in comorbid substance use disorder and mental health disorders. His research interests are risky drinking detection in primary care, integrated care, and medical education.