Dr April Armstrong
Dr April Armstrong is a UWA graduate of Medicine and works in General Practice in Western Australia. She is passionate about the business of medicine. She is the founder of the Business for Doctors concept and social media group. April was awarded the WA Telstra Business Woman of the Year 2015 in the start-up category for her rural practice, Collins Street Surgery nominated for the WA Telstra Business Awards 2015, as well as a finalise in the Australian Small Business Award 2017. She has developed strategies and methods in investing and business management from her years of work experience prior to medical school in finance, sales and accounts management. As an owner of two medical practices and numerous investments she brings 25 years of business and investing experience to the team. April actively supports medical students and overseas trained doctors during their transition into the Australia medical system.
Aprils journey through medicine (and life) has been rather extraordinary and despite many challenges and barriers she has successfully built a cohort of over 12000 doctors who benefit from the collaborative approach to sharing business and health knowledge April commenced the Business for Doctors group with an endpoint goal for Business for Doctors to be an independent organisation the negotiates corporate rate discounts without cost to the health practitioner as well as developing a support network for medical professionals. As an avid writer April has produced over 100 blog posts on business for health professionals and will be launching her first book in June 2018.