Dr Peter Yu

MSc(Med) MBBS DAME CIME

Position:
Consultant Physician in Occupational and Environmental Medicine
Qualifications:
  • Bachelor of Science, Medicine and Surgery (University of New South Wales, 2005)
  • Masters in Occupational Environmental Health (Monash University, 2015)
  • Medical Review Officer (Australasian Medical Review Officers Association, 2012)
  • Graduate Certificate in Mental Health (NSW Institute of Psychiatry, 2010)
  • ALS, Advanced (Cardiac) Life Support Level 2 (Australian Resuscitation Council, 2014)
  • EMST, Early Management of Severe Trauma (Royal Australian College of Surgeons, 2008)
Affiliations:
  • Registered with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA)
  • Member of the Australian and New Zealand Society of Occupational Medicine
  • Member of the Australasian Medical Review Officer Association
  • Member of the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners (RACGP), 2010
  • Member of the Australasian Faculty of Occupational and Environmental Medicine of The Royal Australasian College of Physicians (FAFOEM RACP)
  • Designated Aviation Medical Examiner (Civil Aviation Safety Authority, 2012)
  • Accredited Health Assessor for Rail Safety Workers
Skills/Experience:
Experience in Fitness for Work Assessments (work related and non-work related medical conditions); all aspects of Injury Management and rehabilitation in the workplace (private and public sectors); Pre-employment Assessments

  • Musculoskeletal Medicine
  • Travel medicine and work-related immunisation
  • Assessments of, and issues related to, Commercial Vehicle Drivers and Rail Workers
  • Experience in the development and implementation of occupational health surveillance programs and health promotion programs
  • Experience in risk communication with employers and employees
  • Workplace assessments
Industry Experience:
  • Construction
  • Dust Diseases Board
  • Manufacturing
  • Transport
  • Emergency Services
  • Australian Defence Force
  • Community Medicine
  • Workplace risk assessments
  • Health Surveillance Assessments
Professional Interests:
  • Fitness for work in safety critical industries
  • Early Workplace Intervention
  • Development of clinical assessment protocols
  • Evidence based medicine
  • Strong believe in Health Benefits of Safe Work

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