Professor Lesley Veronica Campbell AM

lesley campbell

Qualifications

MB, BS, FRACP, FRCP(UK}


Specialty

Endocrinology


Department

Endocrinology


Areas of Interest

  • Diabetes
  • Obesity
  • Nutrition
  • Prader Willi Syndrome / diabetes research

Profile

Senior Endocrinologist, Endocrine Department, St Vincent’s Hospital, Diabetes, Obesity and Metabolism Research, Garvan Institute, St Vincent’s Hospital, Professor of Medicine, Uni of NSW.

Graduating from Sydney University to residency at Sydney Hospital, she has been at St Vincent’s Hospital since, spending a sabbatical at St Thomas’ Hospital in London. She has been Director of the Diabetes Centre and the Endocrine Department and Chairman of the Division of Medicine and served on numerous hospital. She has published over 240 scientific papers as well as manuals and books for patient and staff education. She is involved in patient education as well as undergraduate and postgraduate teaching. She is on the academic appointments committee of UNSW. She has been involved in writing national and international position statements and guidelines for diabetes management.
As past president of the Australasian Association for the Study of Obesity she has been a strong advocate for more understanding management of obese patients and “non-compliant” diabetic patients and their disease related-distress.


Language

Hungarian


Address

Level 4, Garvan Institute
St Vincent's Hospital
Victoria St
Darlinghurst NSW 2010


Email

l.campbell@garvan.org.au

s.emery@garvan.org.au


Website

svhs.org.au/diabetes