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Professor Kate Leslie AO FAHMS is a specialist anaesthetist and head of anaesthesia research at the Royal Melbourne Hospital, and a professorial fellow at the University of Melbourne and Monash University. She is a former president of the Australian and New Zealand College of Anaesthetists, and a current director of the Australian Medical Council.

Kate’s research interests include awareness and dreaming during general anaesthesia and sedation, and monitoring the depth of anaesthesia.

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