Dr. Jelica Kurtovic
BSc (Med) MBBS(Hons) FRACP
Dr Kurtovic completed her undergraduate medical degree at the UNSW followed by residency at St Vincents Hospital.
She undertook basic physician training followed by specialist training at Prince Of Wales Hospital where she was offered and accepted an inaugural fellowship.
During this time she was involved with research into the immune system and inflammatory bowel disease , liver failure management as well as multiple publications including contributing to a chapter on fulminant hepatic failure in Schiff’s Diseases of the Liver and an article on ascites in Medicine Today.
She is a senior staff specialist at Prince of Wales Hospital , a collaborative unit with special interests in inflammatory bowel disease, small bowel bacterial overgrowth and liver disease and has been a VMO at NSSC since 2008. She has expertise in general gastroenterology and hepatology, therapeutic and diagnostic endoscopy including training In ERCP.