Executive General Manager, Medical & Retrieval Services, Royal Flying Doctor Service of Australia, SA/NT
Dr Mardi Steere is a health leader and Paediatric Emergency Physician/Retrievalist who, after training and working in the Australia and America, moved to rural Kenya from 2011-2019. There she co-founded East Africa’s first subspecialty fellowship training program in Paediatric Emergency & Critical Care with the University of Nairobi, and led a 348-bed tertiary referral hospital as Director of Clinical Services. After obtaining a Master of Business Administration from Melbourne Business School, she took on her current role of Executive General Manager of Medical & Retrieval Services at Royal Flying Doctor Service of Australia SA/NT. She is passionate about multidisciplinary cross-cultural collaboration, learning and capacity building, and continues to be involved in leadership and clinical training in Kenya.