Dr Emily Kirkpatrick - GP
About Dr Emily
Dr Emily is a fellow of the RACGP General Practice specialty training, which she completed while managing the busy demands of her young children. She has worked at various medical clinics across South Australia, and is now a Medical Educator at GPEx (SA), as well as a lecturer at the University of Adelaide in the Discipline of General Practice.
Skin cancer medicine is her passion. She has completed a MMed (Skin Cancer) at the University of Queensland. In addition, she has also obtained a Cert in Skin Cancer Medicine from UQ and Cert in Skin Cancer Surgery from Bond University. Dr Emily is a SCCA certified skin cancer doctor.
Dr Emily has also obtained a FPAA National Certificate in Reproductive & Sexual Health and is proud to contribute to the comprehensive women's health services at Adelaide City General Practice. She is knowledgeable on sexual health and contraceptive issues, including Implanon NXT insertion. In addition, she is a member of the Australasian Menopause Society.
Prior to working in general practice, Dr Emily completed a Master of Public Health and plans to continue working in academia pursuing a PhD. She sits on the RACGP SA&NT Council as vice-chair and the RACGP SA&NT Education and Training Committee. She is also the current Aus/NZ Chair of The Rajakumar Movement, WONCA Young Doctors.
This website is authored by Dr Emily Kirkpatrick, a fully qualified specialist general practitioner who practices in Adelaide, Australia. This website aims to inform patients and health professionals about Dr Emily Kirkpatrick and her areas of interest, including skin cancer medicine. This website's content is designed to complement, not replace, the relationship between a patient and his/her own doctor. The information is not intended to replace the advice of a health professional. Copyright © 2019