Nepean Blue Mountains LHD in NSW
Dr Suyin Tan is Clinical Director of Anaesthesia & Pain Management at Nepean Blue Mountains LHD in NSW. She is a specialist anaesthetist and pain physician with research and teaching interests in communication and pain.
Dr Tan trained in the UK and was a specialist anaesthetist and pain physician at Glasgow Royal Infirmary prior to migrating to Australia 20 years ago. She has worked at Nepean Hospital in NSW for over 15 years and has over 25 years experience in Pain Medicine –caring for patients with acute, chronic and cancer pain and over 30 years experience in Anaesthesia.
She is a founding member of the CIA (Communication in Anaesthesia SIG) and co editor of a text book on Communication for Critical Care as well as several research papers on communication.
In her spare time she enjoys travelling in remote Australia and sailing tall ships.