Dr Anna Story is a clinical endocrinologist who specialises in thyroid disease, with a particular focus of thyroid cancer. She is part of the Endocrine Tumour Multidisciplinary Team at Royal North Shore Hospital and works closely with the Nuclear Medicine Department and Endocrine Surgical Unit of Royal North Shore Hospital. She is a VMO at Royal North Shore Hospital and North Shore Private Hospital.
She undertook undergraduate medical training at the University of Queensland, graduating in 1997. She completed physician training at Royal North Shore Hospital in 2001 and advance training at Royal North Shore and Prince of Wales Hospitals with fellowship awarded in 2005.
In 2013 she became director of the Northern Sydney Endocrine Centre, a large multidisciplinary private practice. Anna has a passion for education and her focus within the practice is to mentor new endocrinologists as they continue their research and establish themselves.
She is a Clinical Lecturer of the Sydney Medical School (Northern) of the University of Sydney. In 2020 she received the Pathology North Excellence in Teaching Award in recognition of her efforts across the University of Sydney medical student program.
Anna is heavily involved in the Endocrine Society of Australia. She was Chair for the ESA Clinical Weekend in 2019. The same year she was part of the program organizing committee for the Asia and Oceania Thyroid Association meeting held in Sydney. For 2020 till 2022 she is Co-Chair of the ESA Seminar meeting.
She has written courses in Thyroid Ultrasound for the Australian School of Medicine (ASUM) and her current interest is to promote the use of thyroid ultrasound for endocrinologists.
|Areas of Expertise
- Thyroid Cancer
- Thyroid nodules and goitre
- Autoimmune thyroid disease; hypothyroidism and Graves' disease
- Thyroid disease in pregnancy