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Mr

Michael Fink

Senior Lecturer
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Mr

Michael Fink

 
Division
Medicine, Dentistry And Health Sciences
 
Primary Interest
Liver Transplantation
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Mr

Michael Fink

 

Michael Fink is a hepato-pancreato-biliary and liver transplant surgeon at the Austin Hospital, Melbourne and is a senior lecturer in the University of Melbourne. He trained at St Vincent’s Hospital, Melbourne, the Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Birmingham, UK and Westmead Hospital, Sydney.

His research interests include liver transplant waiting list mortality risk, organ allocation, complications of liver transplantation and treatment of hepatocellular carcinoma. He has active roles in teaching and assessment of medical students and surgical trainees. He is chair of the Clinical Examination Committee of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons, chair of the Transplantation Section of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons, chair of the Donor Surgeons and Donor Coordinators Advisory Committee of the Transplantation Society of Australia and New Zealand, chair of the Written Assessment Committee of the Melbourne Medical School, chair of the General Surgeons Australia Transplant Training Committee, a Fellowship examiner for the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons and member of the Transplant Liaison Reference Group of the Australian Organ and Tissue Authority. He is a member of the Transplantation Society, the European Society for Organ Transplantation, the Transplantation Society of Australia and New Zealand, the International Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary Association, the Australian and New Zealand Hepatic, Pancreatic and Biliary Association and General Surgeons Australia.

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Honours, Awards and Fellowships

1994

Davis and Geck Prize for research by surgical registrars at St Vincent's Hospital, Melbourne

Department of Surgery, St Vincent's Hospital, Melbourne

1992

Best paper on luminal disease by young investigator

American Gastroenterological Association

1991

Young investigator award, St Vincent's Hospital research week

St Vincent's Hospital, Melbourne

1991

Smith Kine French Travel Scholarship

Smith Kline French

1991

Travel grant

Gastroenterology Society of Australia

1990

Recommended for Tripartite Meeting

Surgical Research Society

1997

FRACS - Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons


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Awards

Credentials

Positions


Senior Lecturer

Surgery - Austin Health

Member Of Australian And New Zealand Hepatic, Pancreatic And Biliary Association

Australian and New Zealand Hepatic, Pancreatic and Biliary Association

Member Of Transplantation Society

Transplantation Society

Member Of European Society For Organ Transplantation

European Society for Organ Transplantation

Member Of Transplantation Society Of Australia And New Zealand

Transplantation Society of Australia and New Zealand

Member Of International Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary Association

International Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary Association

Fellow Of Australian And New Zealand College Of Surgeons

Royal Australasian College of Surgeons

Education


Doctor of Medicine

University of Melbourne

Bachelor of Medicine & Bachelor of Surgery

University of Melbourne