Neurosurgeon demands inquiry into whistleblower treatment

Dr Caroline Tan has demanded an inquiry into how the hospital system treats whistleblowers amid a mounting controversy over bullying and sexual harassment in the medical profession.

“This is not going away. They need to face the music. I’m sure that’s going to be uncomfortable for them, but it’s going to be for the better,” Dr Tan told Fairfax media in an interview.

She called for the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons (RACS) to hold an inquiry into treatment of whistleblowers like herself but