Australia Vale Dr Kate Sinclair – a woman with a fierce intellect and big heart

01:05  23 october  2021
01:05  23 october  2021 Source:   abc.net.au

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Dr Sinclair , a paediatric neurologist, was a good friend to Queensland, AMA President Dr Chris Perry said. “ Kate was a formidable intellect and a very good friend,” AMA Queensland President Professor Chris Perry said today. “She was eminently sensible and will be missed.” ASMOFQ President Dr Hau Tan said Dr Sinclair was a valued member of the ASMOFQ State Management Committee, on which she served for several years and shared her bright energy and joy.

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Kate Sinclair and her husband Chris Davis. (Supplied: Chris Davis) © Provided by ABC News Kate Sinclair and her husband Chris Davis. (Supplied: Chris Davis)

This time last week, Dr Kate Sinclair was at home on her beloved Mt Mee property, near Brisbane.

It's a spectacular little farmlet with grassy green paddocks, rolling hills and sweeping views that she shares with her husband Chris Davis, who is also a doctor.

It's where she winds down, relaxes, thinks about her patients and is also home to all manner of animals, including her horses and beautiful Friesian stallion Ulysses.

She was on the tractor mowing and slashing near the house in the morning and came in to have lunch and speak on the phone with a long-time friend and colleague.

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That afternoon she hopped back on the tractor to mow further afield, near the boundary where it's hilly.

No-one really knows what happened next except, as police have described, a tragic accident.

Ambulance crews were called to the property just before 4pm last Saturday, but there was nothing that could be done.

Kate lost 18yo daughter in car accident

I first met Kate Sinclair in 2014.

Dr Davis was the assistant health minister in the then-Newman government.

The LNP was in the midst of its doctor contract dispute and the government's plans didn't sit well with the assistant minister.

He and Kate both attended the large public meeting for doctors. When 2,000 doctors turn out to protest, you know something is wrong.

But Kate and Chris were there on the Wednesday night even though just three days earlier, Kate's 18-year-old daughter Jessica had been killed in a car accident as she was returning to university in New South Wales where she was studying to become a doctor.

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It was a heartbreaking time for the family.

Mother died when Kate was just 7

Dr Sinclair was a force to be reckoned with. The paediatric neurologist was passionate about everything she did.

A brilliant mind, a cheerful soul and an empathetic, kind and genuine heart.

She grew up in England and was sent to boarding school at a very young age.

Her mother died of cancer when she was just seven years old.

The young Kate was taken to the principal's office, who delivered the blunt news then sent her back to class to continue as normal.

The way her mother's death was handled had a profound effect on her for the rest of her life, no doubt shaping the kind of doctor she would become.

"That vulnerability at a young age helped her identify with her young patients," Dr Davis said.

'Very generous person'

Empathy is a common word Kate's colleagues and friends use to describe her.

Sophie Calvert, director of neurosciences at the Queensland Children's Hospital in Brisbane, said the 59-year-old touched everyone's lives, from her patients and colleagues to those on the switchboard and was "always cheerful on the phone with that particular English greeting".

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"Kate was a very generous person," Dr Calvert said.

"She was warm, couldn't do enough for you. If you needed something she would be there to help.

"She will be missed by an awful lot of people."

'Prepared to say the truth'

Courageous is another word people use.

She spoke out publicly about the very serious patient safety concerns she and other medical staff shared when the newly built Lady Cilento Children's Hospital opened its doors in Brisbane.

Now-retired paediatrician David Slaughter said she "was courageous and she was prepared to say the truth".

"She was talented enough and good enough at her job to overcome [any backlash]," he said.

He said Kate always stood out, not just for her physician skills but her empathy, she knew intuitively how families worked.

"Kate had superior intelligence," Dr Slaughter said.

"We'd probably get the top 1 per cent of the whole population and she stood out amongst that."

Founder of rare brain disease clinic

At the time of her death, Dr Sinclair was a senior medical officer at the Queensland Children's Hospital but had also worked at the Royal Brisbane and Women's Hospital (RBWH) and the Wesley Hospital in Brisbane.

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She founded the Ataxia Telangiectasia clinic for people with the rare degenerative brain disease.

Dr Sinclair's personal Facebook page is full of heartfelt condolences and memories from people and patients across all walks of life.

She genuinely cared.

She offered her farm for families of children with disabilities and other chronic conditions.

It was a chance for them to mix with animals, for fresh air, and for their families to get some respite.

She had bigger dreams to make this a formal arrangement.

Groups like children with Tourette Syndrome would come for the weekend, their families camping and sitting around a bonfire at night.

They would ride horses, slide down an enormous waterslide and learn to shoot.

Be children. Have fun. And for a short time, be with other children like themselves.

'I want to be like Kate'

Soumiga (Soumi) Gopalakrishnan met Dr Sinclair through a refugee and asylum seeker support group.

Soumi and her family were from Sri Lanka and looking for somewhere to stay while attending St James College in Brisbane.

Kate, who never did anything by halves, offered the family her Newmarket house in Brisbane where they lived rent-free for two years.

And no-one was prouder than Kate when Soumi was first voted school captain then won dux of the college.

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Then when university looked like a lost dream because Soumi's family couldn't afford the full upfront university fees she would need to pay because she was not an Australian citizen, Kate went into bat for her and Soumi was offered several scholarships.

"She was such an inspiration really," Soumi said from Melbourne.

"Although I always wanted to do medicine and become a doctor, meeting Kate had a really big impact," she said.

"I saw what she was doing. I was really inspired. I was like, I want to be like Kate."

Three years on, Soumi has finished a Bachelor of Health Sciences and been accepted to study the Doctor of Medicine and Surgery at ANU next year.

Yesterday was the icing on the cake, Soumi received notification she had won a full scholarship at ANU.

And the person she most wanted to share it with was no longer there.

"I was looking forward to seeing the excitement on her [Kate's] face when I told her everything," Soumi said.

"She changed my life. If it wasn't for Kate I don't know literally where I would be. She believed in me."

'She'll be with her Jessie'

Dr Davis said he had been buoyed by so much support and outpouring of love for his Kate.

He is heartbroken.  But takes comfort in knowing "she'll be with her Jessie" now.

Dr Sinclair was due to celebrate her 60th birthday on November 7.

She is survived by her husband Chris, son George, and four stepchildren.

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