Dr Melissa Kang

Dr Melissa Kang

Dolly Doctor was many Australians’ first and most trusted expert on all things sexual health. Melissa Kang is a Senior Lecturer in the Discipline of General Practice at the University of Sydney, a researcher in adolescent sexuality and wrote the “Dolly Doctor” medical column for Dolly magazine from 1993 until the Magazine closed in 2016. Don’t miss the opportunity to rip open the sealed section and ask Dolly Doctor a few questions of your own.

I learned more from Dolly Doctor than medical school

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Young people are seen by most doctors as challenging to work with. Their unique characteristics are perceived as deficits rather than assets. The fact that young people’s health has not improved at population level compared to other age groups suggests that we are somehow missing the point – writing for Dolly Doctor for 23 years […]