Dr Elizabeth Murphy FRACS
CSSANZ Spring Meeting Scientific Convenor & Colorectal Surgeon at Lyell McEwin Hospital, Adelaide
Dr Elizabeth Murphy is a Colorectal Surgeon who operates in private practice in the Centre and the North of Adelaide.
Liz has been Head of the Colorectal Unit at the Lyell McEwin Hospital since 2012, and has an active interest in both teaching and research, having completed a PhD in colonic motility at Flinders Medical Centre. Liz is involved in a number of roles for SA Health, the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons and the Lyell McEwin Hospital. She has been a CSSANZ councillor since 2016 and is currently the Honorary Secretary of the CSSANZ .
Liz’s clinical interests include optimising outcomes in surgical management of rectal cancer and inflammatory bowel disease, and management of complex pelvic floor disorders including faecal incontinence and obstructed defecation.