Professor John Corbett has been practising medicine in Southport for 20 years. He is Queensland-born and raised in Brisbane.
After winning the Rhodes Scholarship for Queensland in 1964 he travelled to Oxford University where he stayed for 9 years, becoming an Oxford Don and afterwards a Visiting Professor at Harvard before returning to Australia to practice Neurology.
Since spending nine years in neurophysiology at Oxford and Harvard long ago, he has maintained a life long interest in electrophysiology.
In 2001 he was awarded a Centenary Medal for “Distinguished Service to Medicine”.