Dr Purnima Bhat


Dr Purnima Bhat



Dr Purnima Bhat graduated in medicine at the University of Queensland before training in gastroenterology and hepatology in Melbourne, where she obtained her specialist qualifications and certification in endoscopy in 2000. She subsequently obtained her PhD from the University of Melbourne followed by post-doctoral training in microscopy and immunology in the Frazer lab in Brisbane. She has been studying the behaviour of immune cells in cancers, particularly bowel cancers, and is currently a Senior Researcher at the Australian National University. She is the author of many scientific publications and regularly speaks at national and international conferences. Dr Bhat has a particular interest in the development of bowel cancers and their prevention in patients. Dr Bhat will be working from Norwest Private and Westmead Private commencing May 2014.

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Sydney Gastroenterology Clinic
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