Philip was born and raised in Canberra. He also graduated from the University of
Queensland Bachelor of Veterinary Science in 2007. He has worked predominately in small animal practice since graduation, including several years as Veterinary Director at a busy emergency centre south of London, UK.
In recent years Philip has focused his continuing professional development in emergency medicine and surgery and has completed the 12 month surgery course through the Centre for Veterinary Education. He has completed short courses in cardiac disease and Diabetes management.
Philip enjoys spending time outside of work with Margot, his children and spending time in the outdoors.