Associate Professor Linda Fletcher

Academic Title-Associate Professor

Princess Alexandra Hospital Southside Clinical Unit
Faculty of Medicine



  • PhD, The University of Queensland
  • Bachelor of Science, Durban


  • Zhong, Laurie, Shanahan, Erin R., Raj, Ashok, Koloski, Natasha A., Fletcher, Linda, Morrison, Mark, Walker, Marjorie M., Talley, Nicholas J. and Holtmann, Gerald (2016) Dyspepsia and the microbiome: time to focus on the small intestine. Gut, 66 6: 1168-+. doi:10.1136/gutjnl-2016-312574

  • Fagan, Kevin J., Pretorius, Carel J., Horsfall, Leigh U., Irvine, Katharine M., Wilgen, Urs, Choi, Kihoon, Fletcher, Linda M., Tate, Jill, Melino, Michelle, Nusrat, Sharmin, Miller, Gregory C., Clouston, Andrew D., Ballard, Emma, O'Rourke, Peter, Lampe, Guy, Ungerer, Jacobus P. J. and Powell, Elizabeth E. (2015) ELF score ≥9.8 indicates advanced hepatic fibrosis and is influenced by age, steatosis and histological activity. Liver International, 35 6: 1673-1681. doi:10.1111/liv.12760

  • Fagan K.J., Irvine K.M., McWhinney B.C., Fletcher L.M., Horsfall L.U., Johnson L., O'Rourke P., Martin J., Scott I., Pretorius C.J., Ungerer J.P.J. and Powell E.E. (2014) Diagnostic sensitivity of carbohydrate deficient transferrin in heavy drinkers. BMC Gastroenterology, 14 1: 1-6. doi:10.1186/1471-230X-14-97

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Book Chapter

  • Crawford, Darrell H. G., Fletcher, Linda M. and Kowdley, Kris V. (2012). Iron and liver disease. In Gregory J. Anderson and Gordon D. McLaren (Ed.), Iron physiology and pathophysiology in humans (pp. 441-445) New York, United States: Humana Press. doi:10.1007/978-1-60327-485-2_22

  • Fletcher, L. M. and Halliday, J. W. (2002). Haemochromatosis. In John Wass and Stephen Shalet (Ed.), Oxford Textbook of Endocrinology and Diabetes (pp. 1595-1602) Oxford; New York: Oxford University Press.

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PhD and MPhil Supervision

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