GP and Chair, Doctors for the Environment Australia Adelaide, SA
Dr Kate Wylie is a GP who is passionate about climate action to improve health.
Based in Adelaide, Dr Wylie is chair of Doctors for the Environment Australia and facilitates their AfterHours webinar series. She also chairs the RACGP’s Climate and Environmental Medicine Specific Interest Group, elevating the need for climate action with GPs across Australia.
Dr Wylie has founded Climate Medicine, an advocacy project whereby she presents to community groups on the health effects of climate change.
In all her work, Dr Wylie applies a medical model to the climate crisis and as such offers a treatment plan for climate change. She seeks to activate her audience so they can help create the paradigm shift that we need to combat the climate crisis.
“Our planet is worth saving, and so are we.”