Andrew is an accredited endoscopist with the Gastroenterological Society of Australia Conjoint Committee. He performs gastroscopy and colonoscopy at the Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, Royal Melbourne Hospital, Melbourne Private Hospital and Healesville hospital.
Andrew undertook his medical training at the University of Sydney and obtained his PhD in cell and molecular biology with the University of New South Wales. He completed physician training with the Royal Adelaide Hospital and advanced training in gastroenterology in Melbourne and Launceston. He subsequently pursued a fellowship in gastroenterology-oncology and cancer genetics with Professor Alex Boussioutas at the Peter MacCallum cancer centre. During his training and career Andrew has fostered an interest in equitable access to medical care for rural and regional centres and has worked throughout Australia including Alice Springs, Katherine, Nhulunbuy, Kapunda, Bonalbo, Lismore and currently Healesville.
Andrew has an active research interest including familial gastrointestinal cancer syndromes, immunotherapy-induced colitis and hepatitis, gastric cancer, coeliac disease and fatty liver disease at the Victorian Comprehensive Cancer Centre and Royal Melbourne Hospital Clinical Trials Unit
Andrew is a Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Physicians, and a member of The Gastroenterological Society of Australia, the International Society for Gastrointestinal Hereditary Tumours, Coeliac Australia, and Crohn’s and Colitis Australia.
Outside of medicine Andrew is an avid birdwatcher and member of Birdlife Australia, Scuba diver, bushwalker and a finalist in the Australian Geographic Australia, New Zealand and Antarctica Wildlife Photographer of the Year.