Dr John Tharion

Clinical Associate Professor,
ANU Medical School

Profile

Qualifications

MBBS, MS, MCh, FRACS

Specialisation

  • Cardiothoracic Surgery

Biography

  • 48 years as pracising thoracicsurgeon. 
  • Has been in Canberra Hospial from 1990 onwards as a Thoracic surgeon.
  • Has done voluntary work and teaching in Nepal, PNG.
  • Last 4 years have done some work and teaching in Africa.
  • Working in a mission hospital in Cameroon. 
  • Teaching in Malawi and Zimbabwi with a group called Specialists without Borders based in Melbourne (2 weeks every year) and hope to coninue doing that activity.

Research

Research interests

Lung cancer management

Teaching

Thoracic surgery

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