Elizabeth received her medical degree at the University of Queensland and has subsequently gained her DipFRANZCOG and FRACGP. She has run her own practice on Bribie Island and has spent the past 10 years in Toowoomba working in general practice as well as being involved with GP registrar training with the CSQTC.

Elizabeth currently works with GPTQ, training GP registrars in the West Moreton district and enjoys learning with medical students in her role as senior tutor with the University of Queensland, a role she has held for two years.