• Entry type: Person
  • Entry ID: AWE6474

Leslie, Kate

(1962 – )
  • Born 1 January, 1962, Melbourne Victoria Australia
  • Occupation Anaesthetist, Medical practitioner, Medical researcher


Kate Leslie was born and raised in Melbourne, Australia. On completion of her schooling, she studied medicine at the University of Melbourne.

In 1993 she achieved Fellowship of the Australian and New Zealand College of Anaesthetists (ANZCA) and has pursued a career in both clinical anaesthesia and research.

Kate is currently Head of Research in the Department of Anaesthesia and Pain Management at the Royal Melbourne Hospital.

Kate was elected ANZCA President in 2010 and has received many awards and accolades for her work.