Adelaide Boylan

Adelaide Boylan

Adelaide Medical School

Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences

Adelaide works clinically as a General Practitioner in general private practice and in the aged care sector. At the University of Adelaide, she works for Adelaide Health Simulation, developing and evolving programs in healthcare simulation and inter-professional learning. She also coordinates professionalism courses in the Adelaide Medical School MBBS program.

Adelaide graduated from The University of Sydney Medical School in 2011 and returned to South Australia to begin her medical career. Prior to entering the medical profession, Adelaide studied law and international studies, and worked in both the legal profession and the agricultural industry.

  • Appointments

    Date Position Institution name
    2018 - ongoing Acting Course Coordinator, Medical Personal and Professional Development University of Adelaide
    2016 - ongoing General Practitioner GenWise Healthcare
    2015 - ongoing Lecturer University of Adelaide
    2014 - ongoing General Practitioner Pioneer Medical Centre
  • Awards and Achievements

    Date Type Title Institution Name Country Amount
    2017 Award RACGP General Practice Registrar of the Year Royal Australian College of General Practitioners Australia -
    2017 Fellowship Fellowship Royal Australian College of General Practitioners Royal Australian College of General Practitioners Australia -
  • Education

    Date Institution name Country Title
    2008 - 2011 University of Sydney Australia MBBS (Hons)
    2001 - 2006 Univeristy of Adelaide Australia LLB (Hons)
    2001 - 2003 University of Adelaide Australia B. International Studies
  • Postgraduate Training

    Date Title Institution Country
    2014 - 2014 Diploma in Child Health University of Sydney Australia
    2013 - 2017 Fellowship Royal Australian College of General Practitioners Australia
    2006 - 2006 Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice Law Society of South Australia Australia
  • Research Interests

  • Journals

    Year Citation
    2020 Thomas, J. S., Boylan, A., & Richards, B. (2020). Challenging mutual mistrust: medico-legal interprofessional learning. Medical Teacher, 54(5), 476-477.

Adelaide's teaching interests are in simulation based learning, the use of technology in learning, and the adoption of active learning pedagogies.  She enthusiastically engages in students as partners in learning projects,  and is involved in a number of non traditional inter-professional learning activities. 

Adelaide is a member of the Adelaide Education Academy. Within the MBBS program, She currently coordinates the Year 1 and 3 Professionalism and Leadership courses, as well as teaching into Clinical Practice in years 1-3, and the Transition to Internship Program. In partnership with other faculties, Adelaide also teaches into Health Law and Ethics, and a number of Masters of Arts (Translation, Interpreting and Trans cultural Communication) subjects. 


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