Congress President 

Assoc Prof Julie Miller FACS FRACS

Specialist Endocrine Surgeon: Minimal Access Thyroid, Parathyroid, and Adrenal Surgery

Assoc Prof Julie Miller is a specialist endocrine surgeon, restricting her practice to diseases of the thyroid, parathyroid, and adrenal glands only. Originally from the United States, she became a fully qualified surgeon in New York City before moving to Australia in 2001. She is a consultant surgeon at The Royal Melbourne Hospital and Epworth Freemason's Hospital, and former Clinical Sub-Dean for Surgical Education at the University of Melbourne.

Professor Miller serves as the President of Australia/New Zealand Endocrine Surgeons, and Head of the Endocrine Section of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons. She is Head of the Thyroid and Endocrine Tumour Group of the Royal Melbourne Hospital, and directs the Thyroid Cancer Multidisciplinary Care Conference.

She has been involved with the Asian Association of Endocrine Surgeons since 2011 and is delighted to be convening the 17th Biennial Meeting.