Dr Slaughter graduated from University of Queensland Medical School in 1997 and undertook her residency training throughout Queensland and the Northern Territory. In 2006 Dr Kate Slaughter completed her advanced training in Ophthalmology in Queensland. She completed a fellowship in Cataract and Anterior Segment surgery at the Princess Alexandra Hospital in Brisbane and had further experience working as a Senior Fellow in Exeter, United Kingdom.
Dr Slaughter is a member of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Ophthalmologists (RANZCO) and The Australasian Society of Cataracts and Refraction Surgeon (AUSCRS). She regularly attends national and international meetings to keep up to date with the latest advances in Ophthalmology.
Dr Slaughter worked as a visiting Medical Officer at the Princess Alexandra Hospital and was awarded RANZCO Trainer of Excellence award in 2010. She was also Director of Training for RANZCO Queensland 2010-2016.
Qualifications: MBBS, FRANZCOSpecial Interests: Cataract Surgery, AMD, Medical Retina, Glaucoma and General Ophthalmology.