A FREE Online Summit
For Aspiring Practice Owners

Monday 19th October - Thursday 29th October 2020


Dream of owning your own practice?

Perhaps you feel overwhelmed by all the decisions; from what structure the business should be, to how you’re going to finance your new practice, to how to market your practice effectively and more.

Come and join our expert team in our Path to Purchase Summit as we walk you through our easy step-by-step process to owning your own successful practice.




NOTE: All sessions will be LIVE. At the end of each session, you will have the chance to ask our expert panelists questions. 
* All sessions will be recorded and a replay will be available to everyone who registers for this summit. 

Do you DREAM of owning your own practice?

Whether you are looking to purchase an existing practice or set one up from scratch, the path to purchase can be exciting yet daunting. 

  • The process of buying the practice and premises can be overwhelming
  • There are many important decision that you need to make about the structure of the business. Will it be a partnership, a joint venture or are your going solo?
  • What's your vision for your practice fit out? What kind of space do you want to create and work in?
  • How are you going to finance your new practice? 
  • What are the legal implications that you need to consider?
  • What insurances do you require and what needs to be implemented prior to settlement?
  • How do you create your practice brand and marketing strategy?
  • Is there a programme that can help me to manage my patients with less staff?

So many decisions, and so little time to make them. 

IMAGINE... what it would be like to have a team of experts walk with you on your path to purchase and guide you smoothly through the process.  

This Online Summit is for you if you are a General Practitioner, Specialist, Dentist or Allied Health Practitioner:

  • Currently in the process of purchasing a practice.
  • Actively looking to purchase a practice in the next 6 months.
  • Planning on purchasing in the next year or two.
  • Have no current plans but aspire to owning your own practice one day.  

Don't miss this opportunity to learn from our expert panel!


About Sally Stuart 
Business Sales Specialist, LINK

Sally Stuart commenced her career with LINK after working with medical doctors from a sales and recruitment perspective for more than a decade. After selling GP, Dental, Allied Health, Aged Care and NDIS businesses for the last 7 years, she is well versed in understanding the intricacies involves in a sale. Sally can be your sales 'ringleader' when you are ready to transition to the next stage in your professional career, be that to retirement or the acquisition of a super clinic!

About Dean Crozier
CEO, Health Project Services.

The founding CEO of the group, Dean established Health Project Services with the goal of transforming how Australia meets its future healthcare infrastructure and operational needs. 

Previously both a builder and developer, Dean has worked with clients ranging from small private healthcare practices, such as local GPs, to larger government healthcare precincts, not-for-profit organisations and corporate healthcare operators.

His motto for project success is: research, analysis, strategy, delivery.

About Graham Lawrence, National Head of Business Services, Health Project Services.

Graham has more than 20 years senior leadership experience in health care; covering private hospitals, pathology, medical research and clinical trials, integrative health care, specialist centres and primary care. 

Prior to health care, he worked for IBM, News Corporation and Foxtel, and has expanded that commercial experience to private, public and not-for-profit health care organisations.

Graham has significant track record in business start-up, business turnaround, and culture change, and brings a partnership approach to all engagements.


About Joanna Oakey
Managing Director, Aspect Legal

Joanna is the Managing Director of Aspect Legal. Joanna is a commercial lawyer and deal maker with a passion for business, who has worked with hundreds of high growth businesses as they are building, acquiring and exiting.

She is the proud host of two of the top business law podcasts in Australia: Talking Law (providing smart legal tips for business), and The Deal Room (Australia’s top legal podcast on mergers and acquisitions).

Joanna spends her spare time dreaming about ways to create the perfect business, one that breaks the traditional lawyer mould, delivers deep value to its clients, and has a positive impact on the community and the world.

About Teresa Nguyen
Specialist Medical Financier, Credabl

As a specialist medical financier with Credabl, I have been supporting doctors, dentists and vets in building and growing their practices for the past 15 years. I am deeply passionate about helping doctors at all stages in their career as they pursue and achieve their personal and professional goals.  Working exclusively within the medical sector, I have developed a strong understanding of the various goals of medical professionals. As a non-bank lender, I have access to the broader market so that our clients get what they need, when they need it. I’ll work with you to design the correct finance to support you now and into the future.


About Jerry Kennard
CEO, Evoke Projects

Leading a passionate Healthcare Design and Fit-out Delivery team, Jerry Kennard is a highly focused and results driven CEO who leads through example and motivates staff to work to their full potential.

He inspires his team to always get into the client’s shoes and think outside the box when delivering creative and visionary fit-out solutions, to ensure that every client not only achieves their operational and patient attraction/retention objectives but also increases the engagement, productivity and retention of their team.

He believes the physical environment is like the soil for every team to grow in, and ultimately the determinate of their success.

About Rebecca Reid
Head of Interior Design, Evoke Projects

As Evoke’s Head of Interior Design, Rebecca thrives on the impact that interior design has on patient attraction and retention, team engagement and motivation. She works closely with clients to understand their practice, the culture they want to create and key objectives so that the design elements fully embody the business fundamentals. She is passionate about designing spaces that are focused on the occupants, which is more than just aesthetics. 

With over 8 years’ experience on the Evoke team, Bec’s expertise across space planning, 3D visualisation and walkthroughs, concept design presentation, product and construction knowledge, design documentation, and the selection of finishes, furniture and fittings is extensive.


About Mike Donaldson
Specialist Risk Adviser, Periculum

Mike and the team at Periculum Financial Risk Mitigation have a very simple message and that is “Total Risk”

Over 30 years of Professional, Commercial and Personal experience providing solutions and advice.

Mike is the adviser you need to ensure that all of your Financial Risks are fully identified and ALL of the necessary steps to

Avoid, Transfer Accept or Reduce these risks are implemented. He will explain simply what you need and the best solutions.

The “Periculum Shield” provides Peace of mind for you, your business partners but most importantly your family.

About Michelle Tayler
Founder Marketing Practices

Michelle Tayler is the founder of Marketing Practices, a membership designed to help medical practices plan and implement effective marketing strategies. Her goal is to demystify marketing, remove the overwhelm and empower practice owners and practice managers to effectively attract and retain patients.

 Michelle has over 20 years of experience in senior marketing positions for several multinational organisations. In recent years Michelle has used her vast amount of marketing knowledge to coach medical, specialist, dental and allied health practice owners.

Michelle’s areas of expertise include marketing & brand strategy, digital & social media marketing and patient engagement.

About Dr. Peter Demaio
Founder Automed Systems

Dr Peter Demaio is the founder of AutoMed, whose product suite automates many reception and practice management tasks to make general practice more efficient, profitable and engaged with patients.  

As a GP who owned his own practice for over 25 years, Peter intrinsically understands the challenges facing general practices, creating AutoMed to provide a comprehensive solution across the whole patient journey. 

Simply by reducing no-shows, AutoMed can save a practice over $200,000 per year. But AutoMed is more than an IT company. Peter’s vision is to put GPs back at the heart of holistic patient care at a time when their role is being diluted by pharmacies and pop-up online clinics. 

Don't miss this opportunity to learn from our expert panellists!


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