Keith Farmer



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Personal profile


I am a Colorectal Surgeon specialising in colonoscopy and laparoscopic surgery for colorectal cancer and inflammatory bowel disease.

I have special expertise in trans-anal endoscopic microsurgery (minimally invasive resection of rectal tumours and polyps).

I am co-director of the Melbourne Gastrointestinal Investigation Unit.

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being

Research area keywords

  • Colonoscopy
  • Laparoscopic surgery
  • Colorectal cancer
  • Inflammatory bowel disease
  • Endoscopic microsurgery

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