Associate professor Gary Kilov is a founding member of both the The Royal Australian College of General Practitioners (RACGP) Diabetes specific interest group and the primary care diabetes society of Australia (PCDSA).
He is a contributor to the RACGP diabetes handbook (2012-20). He is a member of several NDSS (National Diabetes Supply Scheme) Expert Reference Groups He is the past editor in chief of the PCDSA journal Associate Professor Kilov shares his time between Launceston treating the full spectrum of patients with diabetes and obesity related conditions and providing peer to peer and medical undergraduate education on diabetes and related conditions.
He is involved in undergraduate and postgraduate education both within Australia and internationally. He is widely published in peer reviewed journals on topics covering diabetes, obesity and respiratory medicine.
As someone living with lifelong chronic disease, Gary Kilov has a deep and abiding understanding of the challenges his patients face every day. He doesn’t simply ‘talk the talk’, he ‘walks the walk’. Leading by example can be empowering for individuals struggling with the very same daily challenges that he, and many others, face.
Gary hopes to inform and demonstrate that life with T1 diabetes and coeliac disease can be rich and rewarding with few limitations.