Dr Keith Fay received his medical degree (MBChB) from The University of Otago, Dunedin , New Zealand. He undertook joint physician and pathology training in haematology in Auckland and subsequently worked as consultant haematologist in Auckland Public Hospital. Dr Fay moved to Australia to undertake post graduate training in blood and bone marrow stem cell transplantation and remained, working as a consultant staff haematologist at St Vincent’s and the Royal North Shore Hospital. Dr Fay is a Fellow of The Royal Australasian College of Pathologists and The Royal Australasian College of Physicians. He is also a member of the Haematology Society of Australia, The Australasian Leukemia and Lymphoma Study Group, American Haematology Society and the European Haematology Association.
His main interests are in malignant haematology and the application of stem cell transplant as therapy for these conditions. He remains actively involved in general laboratory haematology and student and undergraduate teaching.