Professor Michael Bourke

Professor Michael Bourke

Clinical Professor of Medicine, University of Sydney

Medical School

University of Queensland


  • MBBS – 1986
  • FRACP – 1993


NSW Medical Board

Specialist / Particular interest in

  • Gastroenterology
  • Diagnostic & Interventional Endoscopy including ERCP, Barrett’s oesophagus
  • colonoscopy and polypectomy including complex and advanced techniques for polypectomy, endoscopic mucosal resection for mucosal neoplasia throughout the GI tract

Professional Memberships

  • Gastroenterological Society of Australia (GESA)
  • American Gastroenterological Association (AGA)
  • Australian Medical Association (AMA)
  • American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (ASGE)

Current Appointments and Visiting Rights

  • Co-editor of the journal: Endoscopy (Journal of the European Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy)
  • Convenor: Sydney International Endoscopy Symposium (Westmead Endoscopy meeting)
  • Regularly published in : Gastroenterology, American Journal of Gastroenterology
  • Invited lecturer at international meetings and live international teaching demonstrations.
  • Westmead Hospital – VMO gastroenterologist and
  • Director of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy
  • Sydney Adventist Hospital – VMO gastroenterologist