Dr Sasha Fehily is a gastroenterologist and clinician researcher working at St Vincent’s Hospital and undertaking a PhD through the University of Melbourne. Her research involves examining the human microbiome and she is currently leading a trial evaluating faecal transplant in Crohn’s disease.
She has wide-ranging interests in addition to inflammatory bowel disease including, functional gut disorders and liver disease. Her Master of Public Health, and work overseas in developing countries has shaped her holistic and open-minded approach that encompasses the public health sphere. As a gastroenterologist her focus is providing the utmost quality of care to patients, and as a researcher, she hopes to change clinical practice.