Dr Caroline Tallis is a consultant Hepatologist with the Wesley Gastroenterology and Liver Group. She is a staff specialist at The Princess Alexandra Hospital where she has a strong interest in Hepatology and Liver Transplantation, being a senior member of the Queensland Liver Transplant Service.
Dr Tallis graduated from Medical School at the University of Sydney with an Honors degree. She undertook physician training at the Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital (RBWH) and completed her Gastroenterology specialist training in Queensland. This was followed by a position as the Clinical Hepatology and Liver Transplant Fellow at The Princess Alexandra Hospital where she developed an interest in Liver Transplantation. The following year she travelled to the UK where she held the position of Clinical Research Fellow at the Institute of Liver Studies at Kings College Hospital, London, United Kingdom.
Dr Tallis is committed to the advocacy, education and training of Gastroenterology and Hepatology. She has been on the Executive Council of the Australian Liver Association (GESA) since 2014. She has also held the position of President of the Gastroenterology Society of Queensland (GESQ). She is a regular speaker in national and local educational programs. She has recently been involved in the development of the Australian Hepatitis C management guidelines, the Australian Hepatocellular Carcinoma management guidelines and is currently reviewing Therapeutic Guidelines (eTG).
Dr Tallis has a strong clinical interest in Hepatology including viral hepatitis, non-alcoholic fatty liver disease, cirrhosis and hepatocellular carcinoma. Dr Tallis consults in the Sandford Jackson Building. She also practices high quality diagnostic endoscopy and colonoscopy.