Julie Miller, MD, FRACS

Head of Endocrine Surgery, The Royal Melbourne Hospital, Melbourne, Australia; Associate Professor of Surgery, Melbourne University

Dr. Julie Miller is a specialist endocrine surgeon based in Melbourne, Australia. Originally from Houston, Texas, she graduated from Washington University School of Medicine and completed surgical training at The New York Hospital and Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, before moving to Australia in 2001.

She is a consultant endocrine surgeon at The Royal Melbourne Hospital, Melbourne Private Hospital, and Epworth Freemason’s Private Hospital, performing between 350 and 400 endocrine surgical operations annually.  She is Head of the Thyroid and Endocrine Tumour Group of the Royal Melbourne Hospital, and directs the Thyroid Cancer Multidisciplinary Conference. Dr. Miller serves on the Executive of the Endocrine Section of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons, and as the Scientific Officer of Australia-New Zealand Endocrine Surgeons.  She is on the International Advisory Council of the Asian Association of Endocrine Surgeons, the Membership Committee of the American Association of Endocrine Surgeons, and the Medical Advisory Board of the American Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia Society. She has a special interest and expertise in minimally invasive parathyroid surgery, thyroid cancer, and adrenal surgery, as well as surgeon-performed thyroid and parathyroid ultrasound, and was an early adopter of posterior retroperitoneoscopic adrenalectomy in Australia.

Her research interests include surgical management of the thyroid, parathyroid, and adrenal glands. In addition to her clinical and teaching commitments, she has multiple publications and book chapters, is a peer reviewer for five journals, and serves on the editorial board for two.