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Dr Kerryn Phelps AM, MP

Dr Kerryn Phelps AM, MP

Former Member

Party
Independent
Chamber
House of Representatives

Biography

Parliamentary service
  • Elected to the House of Representatives for Wentworth, New South Wales at by-election 2018, vice the Hon. M Turnbull (resigned). Defeated at general elections, 2019.
Personal
  • Born 14.12.1957, Sydney, Australia
  • Married
Qualifications and occupation before entering Federal Parliament
  • MBBS (University of Sydney).
  • Fellow.
  • Health commentator.
  • Health writer.
  • Author.
  • Medical Practitioner from 1981 to 2019.
Local Government service
  • City of Sydney Councillor from 2016 to 2019.
  • City of Sydney Deputy Lord Mayor from 2016 to 2017.
Honours
  • Centenary Medal, 2001.
  • Member of the Order of Australia, 2011.
Publications
  • General Practice: the Integrative Approach Elsevier 2010.
  • Ultimate Wellness: the Three Step Plan Pan Macmillan 2013.
  • The Cancer Recovery Guide Pan Macmillan 2015.
  • The Mystery Gut Pan Macmillan 2017.