Dr Admire Matsika is a specialist medical practitioner in Anatomical Pathology and practices at Mater Health, Brisbane, where he is also the Director of Anatomical Pathology Department. Additionally, he is a non-executive Board member for the Brisbane Youth Services, Queensland. Dr Matsika is also the President of ZIMDA Inc, a not-for-profit association supporting the welfare of practising Australian doctors of African heritage. As part of his job as a cancer diagnostician, Admire is an active medical researcher with numerous peer-reviewed publications on cancer, genetics, and perinatal medicine. As for his heritage, Admire is a Zimbabwean-born African who migrated to Australia 20 years ago. He lives with his family in the outer southwest suburbs of Brisbane.
Admire can assist fellow medical practitioners in getting the best out of the AIB MBA. He notes that “Most medical doctors are not formally trained in leadership and business management yet often find themselves in roles requiring this expertise. Senior medical doctors could be more effective leaders with further education in these areas.”