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Dr

Priya Sumithran

David Bickart Clinical Research Fellow
Medicine - Austin Health
bariatric surgery
treatment
eating behaviour
science & technology
life sciences & biomedicine
humans
obesity
female
endocrinology & metabolism
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Dr

Priya Sumithran

 
Division
Medicine, Dentistry And Health Sciences
 
Primary Interest
obesity
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Dr

Priya Sumithran

 

Dr Priya Sumithran is a clinician researcher. She completed a PhD at the University of Melbourne and currently leads the Obesity Research Group in the Dept of Medicine (Austin), which focuses on understanding the regulation of body weight, appetite and eating behaviours, with a view to improving the treatment of obesity.

She is also an endocrinologist at Austin Health, where she is leader of the medical obesity treatment service. Her other current roles include council member of Australian and New Zealand Obesity Society (ANZOS) and associate editor of Clinical Obesity.

Scholarly Works

Displaying the 43 most recent scholarly works by Priya Sumithran.

Honours, Awards and Fellowships

2012

Emerging Health Researcher of the Year

Bupa Health Foundation

2012

Young Investigator

Endocrine Society of Australia/Servier

2010

Best Clinical Paper

Australian and New Zealand Obesity Society

2007

Research Scholarship

Endocrine Society of Australia

2007

Shields Research Entry Scholarship

Royal Australasian College of Physicians

2007

FRACP - Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Physicians


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Awards

Credentials

Positions

Positions


David Bickart Clinical Research Fellow

Medicine - Austin Health

Council Member

Australian and New Zealand Obesity Society

Member

The Obesity Society

Member

Endocrine Society of Australia

Member

Australian Diabetes Society

Education

Education


Doctor of Philosophy

University of Melbourne

Bachelor of Medicine Bachelor of Surgery (Honours)

University of Melbourne

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