A/PROF Kate Drummond

A/PROF Kate Drummond

Positions

Affiliation

Member of

  • Victorian Comprehensive Cancer Centre. Director Neuro-Oncology Tumour Stream 2016 -
  • Royal Australasian College of Surgeons. Chief Examiner, Court of Examiners (Neurosurgery), 2015 -
  • The Royal Melbourne Hospital. Deputy Chair, Senior Medical Staff Executive 2015 -
  • Melbourne Brain Centre at The Royal Melbourne Hospital. Deputy Director 2014 -
  • Peter McCallum Cancer Centre. Honorary Neurosurgeon 2014 -
  • The Royal Melbourne Hospital. Divisional Director, Neurosciences, Cancer and Infection Medicine 2013 -
  • Asian Australasian Society of Neurological Surgeons. Vice President 2013 -
  • The University of Melbourne, Department of Surgery. Associate Professor 2012 -
  • University of Sydney. Honorary Associate, School of Public Health, NHMRC Trials Centre 2012 -
  • Brainlink Services Limited. Board Director. Service provider for Brain disorder carers. 2011 -
  • Specialists without Borders. National Executive. Non Profit Educational Providers to Developing Countries 2011 -
  • Journal of Clinical Neuroscience. Neurosurgery Editor 2009 -
  • COGNO Coperative Trials Group for Neuro-Oncology. Management and Scientfic advisory Committee 2007 -
  • Congress of Neurological Surgeons. Member 2006 -
  • Biogrid/Australian Cancer Grid. Scientific Advisory Committee. Head, Central nervous system tumours 2005 -
  • Clinical Oncological Society of Australia. Member 2004 -
  • American Association of Neurological Surgeons. Member 2000 -
  • Neurosurgical Society of Australasia. Member 1996 -
  • Medical Graduates Association, University of Sydney. Member 1988 -
  • Royal Australasian College of Surgeons. Women in Surgery Committee 1995 - 2012

Publications

Selected publications

Research

Investigator on

Awards

Education and training

  • MD, University of Melbourne 2008
  • PTC, Moore Theological College 1994
  • MBBS, University of Sydney 1988

Awards and honors

  • Distinguished service to the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons, RACS medal, 2015
  • University of Melbourne awarded Fellowship, Melbourne Medical School Academy of Clinical teachers, 2013
  • Victorian Clinical Educator of the Year, Postgraduate Medical Council of Victoria, 2011
  • Fellowship, RACS Morson Travelling Fellowship in Neurosurgery, 1999
  • NHMRC Medical Postgraduate Research Fellowship, 1998
  • The interaction of transforming growth factor beta and the extracellular matrix in the progression of astrocytomas, RACS John Lowenthal Research Fellowship, 1998
  • Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons, 1997
  • Peter Leech Prize for Best Presentation by a Neurosurgeon in Training, Neurosurgical Society of Australasia, 1995
  • Best presentation by a Neurosurgeon in Training, Peter Leech prize, 1995
  • Transcutaneous carbon dioxide measurement following craniotomy in spontaneously breathing patients, Australian Brain Foundation research grant, 1992

Supervision

Available for supervision

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