Dr Joseph Kong FRACS

Consultant Colorectal Surgeon - The Alfred & Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre

Dr Joseph Kong is an academic consultant colorectal surgeon at Alfred Hospital and Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre. He initially completed his FRACS in 2014 through St. Vincent’s Hospital, before undertaking a PhD in colorectal cancer immunology at Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre. He continued two years of post-FRACS fellowship training in colorectal surgery through CSSANZ at Princess Alexandra Hospital, Brisbane and Alfred Hospital. He then went on to a third fellowship in Advanced Colon and Rectal Cancer Fellowship on robotic surgery at MD Anderson Cancer Centre, Houston, Texas.

Dr Kong is a Senior Research Fellow and currently the head of Colorectal Cancer Immunology Laboratory at Burnett Institute, Central Clinical School, Monash University, Alfred Hospital.