Dr Chris Muecke studied medicine at Flinders University and graduated in 1981. He then spent three years working at Flinders Medical Centre. In 1984 he worked in Worcester, England as a GP Registrar and at the Worcester Royal Infirmary doing obstetrics for one year. Returning to Australia in 1985, Dr Muecke worked for six months as a locum in Adelaide before his family moved to Renmark. Dr Muecke has spent two brief periods away, working in Adelaide in 2001 and Victor Harbor in 2008. He practices many aspects of rural family medicine and also co-ordinates and supervises the Registrar program.