Transgender adolescents and legal reform

The recent lunchtime meeting of the Alumni took place on April 13th with approximately 25 Alumni present in the RCH Foundation Boardroom for the talk by A/Prof Michelle Telfer. “How the case for better access to health care was won through medical, legal and community collaboration.”   Associate Professor Michelle Telfer, Head of Adolescent Medicine … Continued

Vale Max Kent 6.11.1929 – 20.12.2017

The Royal Children’s Hospital Alumni were saddened to learn of the death of Mr Maxwell (Max) Kent on December 20th 2017. Max Kent graduated from Melbourne University in 1952 and undertook surgical training at the Alfred Hospital before being appointed Assistant Surgeon at the Children’s Hospital in 1958. He subsequently did a period of overseas … Continued

Alumni Gala Dinner 2017

The RCH Alumni Gala Dinner 2017 Once again the dinner was held at Kew Golf Club, on Tuesday November 14th 2017. There were 74 members and partners present and the Chairman of the Medical Staff Association, Dr Peter Simm, was an invited guest. An excellent dinner was followed by an informative presentation by Dr Peter Yule on “The … Continued