Professor of Pathology, University of Melbourne

Professor Southey is involved in an active research group with numerous national and international multidisciplinary collaborations.

Significant focus is placed on breast and prostate cancer along with progressive programs in colorectal, B-cell, pediatric, urothelial, lung, kidney cancer and mammographic density.

She works productively with clinical colleagues to improve personal cancer risk assessment, and actively translating this new genetic information to improve health outcomes.


  • –present
    Professor of Pathology, University of Melbourne
  • 2000–present
    Professorial Fellow, Head Genetic Epidemiology Laboratoy, Department of Pathology, The University of Melbourne