GP with terminal breast cancer wants one more year


A GP with terminal breast cancer has launched a funding campaign so she can be treated with the drug ribociclib in a bid to extend her life to spend time with her young family.

Dr Kelly McLean (pictured with her family), 43, was first diagnosed three and a half years ago with stage IV breast cancer that had metastasised to the bone.

She is still practising two days a week in the seaside community of Kiama in NSW.

“The campaign itself was a little confronting – to put your life out in public space like that, but the response has