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Our Team

Who We Are


Founder, Director and Principal

A General Medical Practitioner with a portfolio of roles spanning clinical, leadership, academic and consultancy domains. As a clinician, he leads organisations and provides services for people with complex and chronic conditions across the ACT including those with disabilities, residing in aged care and palliative care. He has been a Regional Medical Director for a corporate provider with a focus on rural and regional health. As a leader, he provides specialist advice to the NSW Agency for Clinical Innovation and NSW eHealth on broad issues with a primary care lens. As an academic, he has Professorial level affiliations with the Business School of UNSW and the Faculty of Health at the University of Canberra. He has authored multiple influential papers and was the inaugural Editor-in-Chief of BMJ’s Integrated Healthcare Journal. As a SME and consultant, he has advised Commonwealth Government, State Governments and PHNs in Australia and designed and delivered programs internationally and nationally on high-performing primary healthcare organisations, co-design, service improvement and system integration.

The golden thread that weaves through his diverse interests is a passion for human-centred care. He has developed the first purposefully designed human-centred care general practice. 

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Angelene True

Principal Consultant

She has over 30 years' experience of working in health system transformation both in Australia and the UK working with Commonwealth and State/Territory governments health departments, LHDs and PHNs, and peak bodies in service system co-design, improvement and integration, and capability building. Person-centred care, primary health care transformation and system integration, continual professional and organisational development as key enablers of an equitable and sustainable human service system are her passions.

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Heema Dawda

Business Manager

Trained and qualified in the United Kingdom, Heema is a fellow of the Chartered Association of Certified Accountants. Her background and experience in accounting, audit, banking, administration and management provide her with strong commercial and transferable skills to suit a range of environments. Drawing on Heema’s previous experience as an internal auditor for an international airline carrier, her strengths lie in seeking & obtaining multiple inputs and critically analysing & appraising those inputs to provide a coherent & achievable set of recommendations. Heema is an approachable and friendly team player with a personable management style.

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Tamieka Nugent

Associate Consultant

Consultant at Prestantia Health has a background in clinical research, higher education, coaching and education and training. She is an experienced project manager having worked on primary health care transformation, workforce capacity and capability development. Tamieka offers excellent stakeholder relation skills to successfully manage national and state-based initiatives, addressing the needs of clients and delivery partners when accomplishing project deliverables. She has published over 20 peer-reviewed publications since 2015 and brings high-level critical thinking and analytical research qualities to all initiatives. 

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Our Associates

We work closely with a number of associates.

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