She worked as an Exercise Physiologist and Corporate Health Consultant in Sydney with such companies as Telstra, Lend Lease and Digital Computers. During this time she was a sought after speaker in the areas of stress management, body image, eating disorders, nutrition and exercise physiology, featuring in Cosmo women’s magazine, A Current Affair and Today Tonight.
In 1999 Tamara assisted in the set up and operation of Sydney Heart Image, Australia’s premier interventional cardiology and preventative health centre alongside the well known cardiologist Dr Ross Walker.
Returned to medical school in 2000 to achieve her dreams of becoming a doctor. She graduated with Honours.
Returned to Perth in 2004 and is now working as an Obstetrician and Gynecologist. She has received 2 academic prizes for her work in pre-term birth and in-vitro maturation.