Dr Linda Saravanan

BSc/LLB, MBBS, FRCPA

Specialty

Haematology

Phone number

9287 7411

Email: linda.saravanan@mps.com.au

Dr Saravanan completed her Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery at the University of Queensland in 2001 and became a Fellow of the Royal College of Pathologists of Australasia in 2009 as a Haematologist.

Dr Saravanan has worked as a Haematology Registrar at a number of facilities including Barwon Health, Melbourne Pathology, Royal Melbourne Hospital, Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre and St John of God Pathology. She has a strong interest in transfusion medicine and is currently Chair of the Victorian Blood User Group and a member of the National Blood Transfusion Committee.

Dr Saravanan has been a senior clinical lecturer at Deakin University since 2011, and has been instrumental in setting up a multidisciplinary haematology education program at University Hospital Geelong. She is also involved in the ongoing training of local laboratory haematology registrars.

Dr Saravanan joined Melbourne Pathology in October 2016 as a Haematologist and works at both our Geelong and Collingwood laboratories.