Dr Fergus McCabe hails from Ireland, where he was the first male to study Speech Pathology. Fergus came to Western Australia to work at Royal Perth Hospital in 1990 before entering Flinders University Medical School in 1997. There he was awarded an honours degree plus the Priestley Clinical Prize, the Paediatric Prize and was short listed for Staff Prizes in Medicine, Surgery and General Practice.
Following internship in Adelaide’s Flinders Medical Centre he returned to WA to work in Fremantle Hospital and entered the Physicians training program. Fergus moved back to Dublin for nine years to work in the HIV Addiction Service. On his return to Australia he commenced General Practice Training with WAGPET in 2013, completing his FRACGP in 2014 when he shared WAGPET Registrar of the Year Award.