Prof Wendy Brown FRACS

Consultant General & Bariatric Surgeon - The Alfred

Professor Wendy Brown’s sub-specialist interests are oesophago-gastric cancer, gastrooesophageal reflux disease and bariatric surgery.  Her research interests focus on the health benefits from weight loss, physiology of upper GI procedures, optimal service delivery models for bariatric surgery and registry science.  She collaborates with basic researchers exploring mechanisms of satiety, NASH and oesophageal cancer. 

She is Chair of the International Federation for Surgery for Obesity and Metabolic Disorders (IFSO) Global Registry, Chair of the Victorian Perioperative Consultative Council Surgical Sub-Committee, Past President of OSSANZ and ANZGOSA, Past Senior Examiner in General Surgery for the RACS, Past- Chair of the Scientific Committee of IFSO.