Staff Profile

Dr Simon Burnet

Board member

I am a consultant rheumatologist currently working at Queen Elizabeth Hospital. I have private practice rooms in Adelaide and I regularly visit Pt Augusta and Crystal Brook to treat people with rheumatic problems.

I am married and have two sons aged 12 and 13. I graduated from Adelaide Medical School in 1993 and have been working in rheumatology since 1998. I have spent 18 months undertaking rheumatology research and clinical work in Cambridge, UK, and one year working in a New Zealand Rheumatology hospital. I have held consultant positions at the Royal Adelaide Hospital, Modbury Hospital and Queen Elizabeth Hospital.

I have been on the Board of Arthritis SA as the Medical Director since 2003. I am on the Scientific Advisory Committee for Arthritis Australia.