Professor Robert Fraser

Professor of Gastroenterology & Hepatology

College of Medicine and Public Health

place Flinders Medical Centre (3D:320)
GPO Box 2100, Adelaide 5001, South Australia
Professor Fraser was appointed to the position of Head of Gastroenterology and Hepatology for the Southern Adelaide Local Hospital Network based at Flinders Medical Centre in 2012. Prior to this he was the Gwendolyn Michell Post Doctoral Research Fellow at the University of Adelaide and subsequently Director of the Investigation and Procedures Unit at the Repatriation General Hospital. He has clinical and research interests in the areas of gastrointestinal motility, nutrition and colorectal neoplasia. He is a member of the Specialist Advisory Committee for Gastroenterology and the state coordinator for Advanced Training in the discipline. He has authored more than 150 peer reviewed publications and received 10 research grants from the NHMRC as well grant support from other national and local funding bodies. 
Qualifications
Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS)
Fellow of Royal Australasian College of Physicians (FRACP)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Fellow American Gastroenterology Association (AGAF)
Key responsibilities
Head Flinders University Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology
Research interests
Gastrointestinal Motility
Clinical Nutrition
Screening for Gastrointestinal Malignancy
Supervisory interests
Gastroenterology
Geriatrics
Intensive care
Neurogastroenterology
Nutrition
Higher degree by research supervision
Current
Principal supervisor: Gastroenterology (1)
Associate supervisor: Gastroenterology (4)
Higher degree by research student achievements
Dr N Nguyen

Alumni Prize -

Dr M Chapman

ANZCA Research prize -

Dr A Deane

ANZIC Research prize -

Publications