General and Acute Care Physician and Senior Lecturer, Flinders University, Katherine Hospital campus, Flinders University

Simon Quilty is a specialist physician working in a remote hospital in the Northern Territory, with unique perspectives on remote health care. in the late '90's Simon worked as an engineer for a biotech start-up in Sydney, before changing to medicine and public health.

Over the past decade, he has specialised in adult internal medicine, training specifically for remote North Australian acute care hospital environments.

Simon is engaged in ongoing innovative research, looking for sustainable solutions to provision of high quality health care to remote and indigenous people in the tropical North of Australia.


  • 2013–present
    Fellow of the Royal Australian College of Physicians, Flinders University, senior lecturer


  • 2013 
    Royal Australian College of Physicians, Fellow
  • 2004 
    University of Sydney, MB BS, MPhilPH
  • 1997 
    University of Sydney, Bachelor of Engineering