General Practitioner (GP),
Lifestyle Medicine Physician (International Board-Certification and Fellowship) & Life and Health Coach (MSc CoachPsych)
BSc Bio, BSc Exi Sci/Ath Ther, MBBS (Honours), MSc Coach Psych ('23), FASLM, FRACGP
General Practitioner (GP)
Lifestyle Medicine Physician &
Health and Life Coach
Jill grew up in Canada and was an athlete, a rhythmic gymnast, and spent most of her youth training and competing.
In University, she completed Bachelor degrees in Biology and Exercise Science/Athletic Therapy, and went on to become a Certified Canadian Athletic Therapist. She then worked as an Athletic Therapist for the Canadian Olympic Judo Team, as well as a personal trainer.
After working for a few years, Jill went backpacking around the world for 2 years and has been to over 52 countries.
Jill decided to apply to medical school in Sydney, Australia and graduated with Honours from the University of New South Wales to become Dr Jill Gamberg. She then completed her specialty training and Fellowship to become a General Practitioner as that provided her with the greatest scope of practice. Dr Jill's goal is to help prevent disease and maintain wellbeing with evidence-based practice.
While working as a GP, Jill has completed the International Board Certification in Lifestyle Medicine and the Fellowship in Lifestyle Medicine. She is one of the first Australian Lifestyle Medicine Physicians.
Dr Jill has a passion for education and is completing her Masters of Applied Science in Coaching Psychology from the University of Sydney. She is part of the Australasian Society of Lifestyle Medicine (ASLM) Education Committee. She is also a lecturer in the Masters of Lifestyle Medicine at James Cook University School of Medicine.
Dr Jill is a consultant for Healthy Life, a partner of Woolworths Group and contributes frequently to their health content.
As a Coach, Dr Jill works with Elite athletes, business leaders and CEOs, and anyone who is interested in taking control of their life, health and wellbeing.