'Sometimes you just get a miserable diagnosis': Professor Mary-Louise McLaws

Diagnosed with brain cancer in January, she says she expects the illness will probably end her life

Epidemiologist Professor Mary-Louise McLaws has been a constant during the pandemic, offering a reassuring voice to help Australians through the maelstrom of COVID-19.

Professor Mary-Louise McLaws.

But she says it is her turn to be supported after she revealed this week that the brain cancer she was diagnosed with in January will probably claim her life.

“Now all of a sudden the