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Dr

Anita Skandarajah

Senior Lecturer
Surgery - Royal Melbourne Hospital
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Miss Anita Skandarajah is a Breast and Endocrine Surgeon and Senior Lecturer. Having completed post-fellowship training at The Royal Melbourne Hospital, Australia, Hopital La Timone, France and Hammmersmith Hospital, UK, she was appointed at The Royal Melbourne Hospital, The Peter Mac Callum Cancer Centre and The Royal Women's Hospital in 2009.

She now is Deputy Director of General Surgery at The Royal Melbourne Hospital and Consultant Breast and Endocrine Surgeon at the Peter Mac Callum Cancer Centre. She is an examiner for the Court in General Surgery for the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons. She supervises postgraduate research students and participates in surgical education at The University of Melbourne. Her main research interests are tailored treatments in early breast cancer, prevention in patients at high risk breast and endocrine malignancies and emergency general surgery.

Scholarly Works

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Honours, Awards and Fellowships

2015

Royal Australasian College of Surgeons

Hugh Johnston Travelling Fellowship, American College of Surgeons

2009

International Surgical Society

2008

ACORD/MOGA

2008

ANZ Breast Cancer Trials Group

2005

Campbell Penfold Prize

Department of General Surgery, The Royal Melbourne Hospital

2005

RACS Foundation Scholarship

RACS

2004

Victor Hurley Fund

The Royal Melbourne Hospital

2004

Violet Edith Reid

The University of Melbourne

2004

Ludwig Institute for Cancer Research

2007

FRACS - Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons


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Awards

Credentials

Positions


Senior Lecturer

Surgery - Royal Melbourne Hospital

Member

Society of Surgical Oncology

Internation Endocrine Surgeons Association

International Endocrine Surgeons Association

Member

Breastsurg ANZ

Member

Australian Endocrine Surgeons

General Surgeon

General Surgeons Australia

Breast Surgeon

ANZ Breast Cancer Trials Group

Fellow

RACS

Education


Doctor of Medicine

University of Melbourne

Postgraduate Diploma of Surgical Anatomy

University of Melbourne

MBBS

University of Melbourne