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Black, David Russell

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Doctor's details


Black, David Russell




MB ChB 1983 Auckland
Bachelor of Medicine Bachelor of Surgery
University of Auckland, New Zealand
DIH 1988 Otago
Diploma in Industrial Health
University of Otago, New Zealand
Fellow of the Australasian Faculty of Occupational Medicine of the RACP
Royal Australasian College of Physicians - New Zealand, New Zealand



Practising certificate

from 1 December 2015 to 30 November 2016



General scope

19 June 1984

Provisional scope

2 March 1983

Scope of practice



  • Occupational Medicine (27 September 1995)

Dr Black is required to participate in an approved recertification programme relevant to the vocational scope of Occupational Medicine.

Dr Black may work outside the stated vocational scope but must do so within a collegial relationship.

Definitions of scopes


A doctor who has completed the requirements of a provisional general scope will be registered within a general scope of practice.

Examples are doctors who have completed their first post-graduate year and may be in vocational training, doctors who have not started, or have chosen not to do, vocational training or doctors nearing retirement who are no longer meeting the requirements for registration within a vocational scope of practice.

The doctor must establish a professional collegial relationship with another doctor who is registered within the same or related vocational scope, and must participate in appropriate continuing professional development to maintain and improve competence and to be recertified each year.


A doctor who has completed his or her vocational training as a consultant and has appropriate qualifications and experience can be registered within a vocational scope of practice.

A doctor registered in a vocational scope must participate in an approved continuing professional development programme to maintain competence and be recertified each year.

Occupational Medicine

Occupational Medicine is the study and practice of medicine related to the effects of work on health and health on work. It has clinical, preventive and population-based aspects. Occupational physicians practise to ensure effective prevention of, and appropriate management of people with, illness and injury due to work and industry, and the appropriate rehabilitation of people with facilitation of their return to work.

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