Dr Nerissa Pecache obtained her medical degree from the University of Santo Thomas in the Philippines. She has been practicing as a Paediatrician for 3 years when she was granted a scholarship grant to train in Neonatology at Monash Medical Centre in Victoria. She then moved to Australia in 1996. From then,she has worked at Royal Women’s Hospital in Victoria. In 1999 she moved to Perth and has worked at Princess Margaret Hospital for Children, King Edward Memorial Hospital and Bunbury Regional Hospital. Dr Nerie has a Diploma in Child Health from Sydney Children’s Hospital . Her special interests aside from Paediatrics and newborn babies are women’s health including antenatal care, skin cancer medicine and general dermatology, Family Medicine and Chronic Disease management.