Peter Maguire is currently a rural GP in Narrogin, Western Australia, and a sessional senior lecturer with the Rural Clinical School of WA. His interests include medical education, Emergency Medicine, Aged Care and Mental Health. He is also the Chairman of the Board of the WA GP training provider, and the rural GP representative for the AMA in WA.
He graduated from the University of Western Australia in 1977 and after completing GP training worked in a small general practice in outer metropolitan Perth for 10 years before taking up an educator position with the RACGP training program, which he combined with part time general practice. In 2010 he relocated to Narrogin to take up his current position.