Dr Adrian Russell
Consultant Specialist Histopathologist
Bachelor of Medicine (Hons) 1983 University of Newcastle NSW
Bachelor of Economics (1st Hons) 1974 UPNG
Dr Adrian Russell has special interests in skin, gastrointestinal pathology and breast
pathology. Adrian is a graduate of the university of Newcastle and has gained a wide range
of medical experience including training in general practice, the Royal Flying Doctors Service
at Broken Hill and in anaesthetics and surgery at John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford England
before undertaking Anatomical Pathology training at the John Hunter Hospital.
Adrian completed his Anatomical Pathology training at John Hunter Hospital in 1988 and
developed a high level of training in Histopathology and Cytology. He has published a
number of journal articles when undertaking a PHD in Helicobacter pylori research as a
Senior Lecturer in Pathology at the University of Newcastle. He regularly attends national
and international conferences for anatomical pathology.
Adrian has been previously employed as an Anatomical Pathologist at Pathology North at
Gosford Hospital and practiced hospital associated pathology for histopathology organ
systems, cytology and teaching programs for trainee registrars as a Clinical Senior Lecturer in Pathology at Newcastle University.
Adrian has a passion for education and is prepared to offer educational programs for medical practitioners.