Melissa Kang

Biography:

Melissa Kang (MBBS MCH PhD) is a GP and academic. She works part time as a medical officer in western Sydney with homeless and marginalised young people. She is an associate professor at the University of Technology Sydney in the Discipline of Public Health. Melissa’s research has focused on young people’s sexuality and sexual health, and on access to health care for young people. She is currently the president of the Australian Association for Adolescent Health and also wrote for the Dolly Doctor column for 23 years before it closed in December 2016.