Lena completed postgraduate medicine at the Australian National University in 2014 following an advanced science degree majoring in psychology and neuroscience at the University of Sydney. She then worked at Nepean Hospital before entering general practice. Lena first started at Hazelbrook General Practice as a term 1 registrar and elected to come back after GP training. She obtained fellowship of the RACGP in 2020. Lena enjoys all aspects of general practice with interests in skin cancers, women’s and children’s health. She has additional qualifications including FPAA National Certificate in Reproductive and Sexual Health (2020) and Sydney Child Health Certificate (2021). She is trained in Implanon insertion and removal, IUD insertion and removal.

Outside of work, Lena likes to read, jog and spend time with family and friends.