Advisory Board

The Advisory Board monitors the governance, growth and financial sustainability of NCIRS and provides advice on strategic direction and organisational development.

Chair

  • Dr Michael Brydon, Chief Executive, Sydney Children's Hospitals Network (SCHN)

Deputy chair

  • Professor Chris Cowell, Director of Research (SCHN), Kids Research Institute, The Children's Hospital at Westmead

Representatives

  • Dr Masha Somi, Assistant Secretary, Immunisation Branch, Office of Health Protection, Australian Government Department of Health
  • Ms Sue Campbell-Lloyd AM, Manager, Immunisation Unit, AIDS/Infectious Diseases Branch, NSW Ministry of Health
  • Dr Vicky Sheppeard, Director, Communicable Diseases Branch, NSW Ministry of Health

External members

  • Professor Louisa Jorm, Faculty of Medicine, UNSW Sydney; Director, Centre for Big Data Research in Health; PLuS Alliance Fellow
  • Professor Ben Marais, Discipline of Child and Adolescent Health, The University of Sydney, The Children's Hospital at Westmead Clinical School
  • Ms Anne McKenzie AM, Centre for Health Services Research, The University of Western Australia
  • Professor Terry Nolan, Murdoch Children's Research Institute, The Royal Children's Hospital Melbourne
  • Professor Sally Redman, Chief Executive Officer, SAX Institute, Sydney

 Ex-officio

  • Professor Peter McIntyre, Director, NCIRS; Discipline of Child and Adolescent Health and School of Public Health, The University of Sydney
  • Professor Robert Booy, Head Clinical Research, NCIRS; Discipline of Child and Adolescent Health and School of Public Health, The University of Sydney
  • Associate Professor Kristine Macartney, Deputy Director, NCIRS; Discipline of Child and Adolescent Health and School of Public Health, The University of Sydney

Observers

  • Dr Frank Beard, Public Health Physician, Coverage, Evaluation and Surveillance, NCIRS; Senior Lecturer, Discipline of Child and Adolescent Health, The University of Sydney
  • Dr Clayton Chiu, Public Health Physician, Policy Support, NCIRS; Lecturer, Discipline of Child and Adolescent Health, The University of Sydney
  • Dr Aditi Dey, Manager Surveillance, NCIRS; Senior Lecturer, Discipline of Child and Adolescent Health, The University of Sydney
  • Dr Helen Quinn, Senior Research Fellow, NCIRS; Senior Lecturer, Discipline of Child and Adolescent Health, The University of Sydney
  • Associate Professor Nicholas Wood, Head, NSW Immunisation Specialist Advisory Service; Sub Dean Postgraduate Studies and Postgraduate Co-ordinator, Discipline of Child and Adolescent Health, The University of Sydney
  • Ms Salema Barrett, Communication Officer, NCIRS

Secretariat

  • NCIRS staff

 

 

Last updated 5 October 2017