First Ni-Vanuatu to become Master of Psychiatry

Dr Jimmy Obed is now the first Ni-Vanuatu to become a Master of Psychiatry.

Dr Obed went through a year training with Melbourne University on exploring range of psychiatric disorders that they see in clinical practice and develop an in-depth understanding of the nature of these and how to effectively recognise and treat them.

They also learn to apply robust theoretical  concepts and cutting edge evidence based research findings in clinical practice and also develop a broad understanding of the sociocultural differences that exist in our community.