Professor Owen Ung

Prof Owen Ung, MBBS FRACS – is a breast and endocrine surgeon and Director of the Metro North Comprehensive Breast Cancer Institute. He is a committed clinician, researcher and teacher.

His current affiliations are:
Professor of Surgery, University of Queensland and visiting specialist surgeon at the Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital, Wesley Private and St Andrews War Memorial Hospital in Brisbane, Queensland, Australia.

He sits on Federal Council for the Australian Medical Association (AMA) and the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons (RACS). He is President Elect and executive member of Breast Surgery International (BSI) of the international Surgical Society (ISS).

Owen has obtained extensive administrative and management experience through his various clinical leadership roles and is active on numerous State and National Committees. Previous national representations include: board member of General Surgeons Australia (GSA), Chair of the Breast Group of the Clinical Oncology Society of Australia (COSA), Chair of the Breast Section of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons (RACS) and Fellowship Examiner in General Surgery.