The Wollongong specialist with one of the riskiest roles on the COVID-19 front line

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Updated April 14 2020 - 8:22pm, first published 6:00pm
Wollongong anaesthetist Dr Tanya Selak is tasked with one of the most dangerous roles during the COVID-19 crisis - intubating critically ill patients. Picture: Sylvia Liber
Wollongong anaesthetist Dr Tanya Selak is tasked with one of the most dangerous roles during the COVID-19 crisis - intubating critically ill patients. Picture: Sylvia Liber

Dr Tanya Selak's three small children no longer rush to give her a kiss and hug as she walks in the door of their Bulli home after a long day in surgery.

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Lisa Wachsmuth

Deputy Editor

Deputy editor and health reporter at the Illawarra Mercury, covering stories in the Wollongong, Shellharbour and Kiama local government areas. For news tips email lwachsmuth@austcommunitymedia.com.au

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