Arnolda

Arnolda

Clinical Director and Deputy Executive Director, IHMRI

Professor Leonard Arnolda is the Clinical Director and Deputy Executive Director of IHMRI. He is also Clinical Director, Health and Medical Research, at the Illawarra Shoalhaven Local Health District. His…

Astell-Burt

Astell-Burt

Co-director, PowerLab (Population Wellbeing and Environment Research Lab)

Professorial Fellow Thomas Astell-Burt is Co-director of PowerLab — Population Wellbeing and Environment Research Lab at UOW. His research focus is diabetes prevention and care, as well as population, wellbeing…

Bakand

Bakand

Toxicology

Dr Shahnaz Bakand works in the School of Health and Society at UOW. Her research interests are toxicology including nanotoxicology, nanosafety, inhalation toxicology and occupational toxicology, biological monitoring and chemical…

Batterham

Batterham

Smart Foods Centre / National Institute for Applied Statistical Research Australia

Professorial Fellow Marijka Batterham works in the School of Mathematics and Applied Statistics at UOW. Her research focuses on biostatistics, nutrition and clinical trials.

Beck

Beck

Smart Foods Centre

Professor Eleanor Beck works in the Smart Food Centre at UOW, focusing on fibre in satiety and weight control, whole grain intake and metabolic control, as well as dietetic education.…

Bonney

Bonney

Roberta Williams Chair of General Practice

Professor Andrew Bonney is the Roberta Williams Chair of General Practice in UOW's School of Medicine. He focuses on chronic disease epidemiology. His research team includes PhD candidates Renin Melkias…

Brinton

Brinton

Clinical Nurse Consultant, Surgery

James Brinton is a Clinical Nurse Consultant in Surgery at Wollongong Hospital within the Illawarra Shoalhaven Local Health District. His research interests are clinical practice.

Burns

Burns

Research and Critical Analysis Team

Dr Pippa Burns works in the Research and Critical Analysis Team in UOW's School of Medicine. Her research interests are health literacy and delirium, medication misadventure and dementia.

Caputi

Caputi

Head, School of Psychology

Professor Peter Caputi is Head of the School of Psychology at UOW. His research focus is applied psychology, specifically in applied health and clinical psychology, measurement issues and model development…

Chan

Chan

Lead Renal Dietitian

Dr Maria Chan is Lead Renal Dietitian at St George Hospital. Her research interests are nutrition intervention in renal disease, nutrition and metabolism in renal disease, and exercise intervention in…

Charlton

Charlton

Smart Foods Centre

Professor Karen Charlton works in the Smart Food Centre at UOW, focusing on nutrition, cognition, blood pressure. IHMRI affiliated team members include PhD candidates Ezinne Igwe, Vinicius de Rosario, Bethany…

Cliff

Cliff

Early Start Research

Dr Dylan Cliff works in UOW's Early Start Research, focusing on childhood physical activity, sedentary behaviour and electronic media use. His IHMRI research team includes PhD candidates, Jade McNeil, Yvonne…

Cortie

Cortie

School of Medicine

Dr Colin Cortie works in UOW's School of Medicine. His research interests are lipid and fatty acid metabolism, mental health (aggressive behaviour) and ageing.

Davis

Davis

Research Assistant, Psychology

Dr Esther Davis is a Research Assistant in UOW's School of Psychology. Her research interests are health psychology, palliative care and psycho-oncology.

Else

Else

Lipid Research Centre

Professor Paul Else works in the School of Medicine at UOW, focusing on lipids, membranes and cellular physiology. His research team includes PhD candidate, Nicholas Martin.

Feng

Feng

NHMRC Career Development Fellow

Associate Professor Xiaoqi Feng is a NHMRC Career Development Fellow and Founding Co-Director of UOW's Population Wellbeing and Environment Research Lab. Her research interests are children's health and the environment,…

Fleming

Fleming

Director, NSW/ACT Dementia Training Study Centre

Professor Richard Fleming is Director of the NSW/ACT Dementia Training Study Centre. His research focuses on dementia friendly communities.

Francois

Francois

Exercise and nutrition

Dr Monique Francois works in the School of Medicine at UOW. Her research interests are exercise and nutrition intervention, exercise physiology and metabolism, type 2 diabetes and obesity.

Furber

Furber

Research and Evaluation Manager, Health Promotion Service

Dr Susan Furber is the Research and Evaluation Manager of the Health Promotion Service of the Illawarra Shoalhaven Local Health District. She researches text message intervention for people with type…

Ghodke

Ghodke

Research Fellow

Dr Harshad Ghodke is a Research Fellow in UOW's School of Chemistry and Molecular Bioscience, Molecular Horizons. His research interests are single-molecule biophysics, DNA repair and transcription.

Halcomb

Halcomb

Nursing

Professor Elizabeth Halcomb works in the School of Nursing at UOW, focusing on primary health care nursing workforce, lifestyle, prevention and management of chronic conditions, as well as mixed methods…

Hall

Hall

Associate Research Fellow, Australian Health Services Research Institute

Dr Danika Hall works in UOW's Australian Health Services Research Institute. Her research focus is social marketing for health, community standards in alcohol advertising, consumer perceptions of pharmaceutical advertising in…

Hammersley

Hammersley

Associate Research Fellow, Early Start

Dr Megan Hammersley is an Associate Research Fellow within UOW's Early Start. Her research interests are childhood obesity prevention, child nutrition and child movement behaviours. Her research team includes PhD…

Hayward

Hayward

VMO Consultant ENT Surgeon

Dr Nathan Hayward is a VMO Consultant ENT Surgeon at Wollongong Hospital. His research interests include clinical translation, collaboration between disciplines and pilot studies.

Lambert

Lambert

NHMRC TRIP Research Fellow (2018-2020) / Advanced Accredited Practicing Dietitian / Renal Dietitian

Dr Kelly Lambert is a NHMRC TRIP Research Fellow and Advanced Accredited Practicing Dietitian. Her research focuses on chronic kidney disease, nutrition, health literacy and gut microbiome.

Larkin

Larkin

School of Medicine

Dr Theresa Larkin works in UOW's School of Medicine. Her research focus is hormones and maternal / gestational / mental health, antioxidant / oxidative balance and heart health and omega…

Lee

Lee

Staff Specialist, Gastroenterology

Clinical Associate Professor Thomas Lee is a Gastroentrologist at Wollongong Hospital within the Illawarra Shoalhaven Local Health District. His research interests are Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD), mesenteric fat and inflammation…

Lee

Lee

School of Mechanical, Materials, Mechantronics and Biomedical

Dr Winson Lee works in UOW's School of Mechanical, Materials, Mechatronics and Biomedical. Dr Lee is a is a senior lecturer in Biomedical Engineering. His research interests are Biomedical Engineering,…

Lonergan

Lonergan

Director of Renal Services

Clinical Professor Maureen Lonergan is Director of Renal Services at the Illawarra Shoalhaven Local Health District. She researches chronic kidney disease and cognitive impairment of patients on dialysis.

Mackay

Mackay

ENT Surgeon

Professor Stuart Mackay is a Ear, Nose and Throat Surgeon at Wollongong Private Hospital. He offers general adult and paediatric ear, nose, throat and head and neck assessment and surgical…

Mansfield

Mansfield

School of Medicine

Associate Professor Kylie Mansfield works in the School of Medicine at UOW. Her research focuses on overactive bladder, infection and inflammation as well as purinergic signalling.

Mayne

Mayne

Epidemiologist

Darren Mayne is an Epidemiologist in the Public Health Unit at the Illawarra Shoalhaven Local Health District. His research interests are electronic medical data, public health planning and practice, as…

McAndrew

McAndrew

Senior Lecturer: Medical Sciences (Anatomy)

Dr Darryl McAndrew works in the Neuromechanics Research Hub at UOW. His research focus is muscle force production, neural control of eccentric muscle force development, and the ageing brain. His…

McInnes

McInnes

Lecturer, School of Nursing

Dr Susan McInnes is a Lecturer in UOW's School of Nursing. Her research interests are primary health care, undergraduate nursing clinical placements, as well as qualitative and mixed methods research.…

McKenzie

McKenzie

Head of Orthogeriatric service, ISLHD

   

Melville

Melville

Lecturer, School of Medicine

Dr Geoff Melville is a Lecturer in UOW's School of Medicine. His research interests are exercise in stroke survivors, D-aspartic acid supplementation, as well as yoga and meditation and the…

Meyer

Meyer

Director, Lipid Research Centre

Professor Barbara Meyer is Director of the Lipids Research Centre at UOW. She studies omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids and aggressive behaviour, lipid and fatty acid metabolism in healthy and complicated…

Moses OAM

Moses OAM

Endocrinologist, Director of Diabetes Services

Professor Robert Moses OAM is a staff Endocrinologist at the Illawarra Shoalhaven Local Health District and The Director of Diabetes Services at ISLHD. His research interests include diabetes, gestational diabetes…

Neale

Neale

Accredited Practising Dietitian and Accredited Nutritionist

Dr Elizabeth Neale works in the School of Medicine at UOW. Her research focus is on the translation of nutrition research, including systematic literature reviews, the impact of foods, nutrients…

Nealon

Nealon

School of Medicine

Dr Jessica Nealon works in UOW's School of Medicine. Her research focus is lipid metabolism, mental health and community consultation/implementation science. Her research team includes Research Assistant Ezinne Igwe, PhD…

Norman

Norman

Childhood Obesity Research Coordinator, Health Promotion Service

Dr Jennifer Norman is a Childhood Obesity Research Coordinator, Health Promotion Service at the Illawarra Shoalhaven Local Health District. Her research focus is on Children's nutrition, physical activity and healthy…

O’Brien

O’Brien

Senior Lecturer, School of Medicine

Dr Claire O'Brien is a senior lecturer at the University of Wollongong in the School of Medicine. Claire's research interests include Gut microbiome, Bowel diseases and Medical microbiology.

Okely

Okely

Director, Early Start Research

Senior Professor Tony Okely is Director of UOW's Early Start Research. His research focuses on physical activity, sedentary behaviour, and gross motor skills in children. His IHMRI research team includes…

Parrish

Parrish

Health and Society

Dr Anne-Maree Parrish works in UOW's School of Health and Society. Her research focus is physical activity in children and adolescents, sedentary behaviour in children and adolescents and chronic disease…

Perez

Perez

Director, SMART Infrastructure Facility

Senior Professor Pascal Perez is Director of UOW's SMART Infrastructure Facility. His research focus is modelling societal consequences of alcohol and other drugs use in Australia, geo-spatial analyses of access…

Price

Price

Executive Director, Australian Institute for Innovative Materials

Professor William Price is the Executive Director of Australian Institute for Innovative Materials at UOW and works within the School of Chemistry and Molecular Bioscience, Molecular Horizons. His research focuses…

Probst

Probst

Nutrition & Dietetics, Smart Foods Centre

Associate Professor Yasmine Probst is a Senior Research Fellow in UOW's Smart Food Centre, focusing on dietary methodology, food composition, health informatics. Her research team includes PhD candidates Vivienne Guan,…

Rouhani

Rouhani

Staff Specialist, Anaesthetics

Dr Farnaz Rouhani is a Staff Specialist in Anaesthetics within the Illawarra Shoalhaven Local Health District. Her research interests are chronic and acute pain, chronic conditions, as well as the…

Selak

Selak

Specialist Anaesthetist

Dr Tanya Selak is a Specialist Anaesthetist within the Illawarra Shoalhaven Local Health District. Her research interests are anaesthesia, the use of social media to promote dissemination of health information,…

Shemmell

Shemmell

Biomechanics

Dr Jonathan Shemmell works in the School of Medicine at UOW. He researches human neurophysiology, biomechanics and stroke rehabilitation. His IHMRI research team includes Research Assistant Caitlin Arpel and Honour…

Shum

Shum

Staff Specialist, Infectious Diseases

Dr Omar Shum is a Staff Specialist in the Infectious Diseases unit of the Illawarra Shoalhaven Local Health District. His research interests are infectious diseases, bacteremia, HIV medicine, anti-microbial stewardship…

Sim

Sim

Senior Lecturer, School of Nursing

Dr Jenny Sim is a Senior Lecturer in UOW's School of Nursing. Her research interests are sensitive patient outcomes, quality and safety of nursing care, and nursing care of people…

Smith

Smith

Specialist Anaesthetist

Clinical Associate Professor Natalie Smith is a Specialist Anaesthetist in the Illawarra Shoalhaven Local Health District. Her research focus is anaesthesia, particularly perioperative medicine, obesity, and ageing.

Stefoska-Needham

Stefoska-Needham

Advanced Accredited Practising Dietitian, Smart Foods Centre

Dr Anita Stefoska-Needham is an advanced accredited practising dietitian and works in UOW's Smart Food Centre. Her research interests are diet-health research, chronic kidney disease, clinical dietary trials and food innovation.

Tapsell AM

Tapsell AM

Smart Foods Centre

Senior Professor Linda Tapsell works in the Smart Food Centre at UOW, focusing on the effects of food intake on health and nutrition related health care. Her IHMRI affiliated research…

Thomas

Thomas

School of Medicine

Dr Susan Thomas works in UOW's School of Medicine. Her research focus is mental health, biological psychology and chronic disease. Her research team includes PhD students Jessica Mills and Asmahan…

Tolun

Tolun

School of Chemistry and Molecular Bioscience, Molecular Horizons

Dr Gökhan Tolun works in UOW's School of Chemistry and Molecular Bioscience, Molecular Horizons. His research focus is genomic maintenance, molecular imaging (electron microscopy) and structural biology (cryo-EM). His IHMRI…

Traynor

Traynor

Director, Aged Dementia Health Education and Research (ADHERe)

Professor Victoria Traynor is Director of Aged Dementia Health Education and Research (ADHERe) at UOW, focusing on dementia care, delirium and gerontological nursing. Her research team includes PhD candidate Cheryl…

Walton

Walton

Smart Foods Centre

Associate Professor Karen Walton works in the Smart Food Centre at UOW, focusing on nutrition support for older adults, food service systems, as well as cognition and mental health. Her…

Win

Win

Director, Centre for Persuasive Technology and Society

Associate Professor Khin Win is Director of UOW's Centre for Persuasive Technology and Society. Her research focus is behaviour change support systems, persuasive technology, consumer health informatics and health information…

Yeatman

Yeatman

Head, School of Health and Society

Professor Heather Yeatman works in the Faculty of Social Sciences at UOW. Her research focus is on the measurement of physical activity and sedentary behaviours in children and adolescents, nutrition…

Yeo

Yeo

Associate Dean (Teaching Hospitals)

Professor Wilf Yeo is Associate Dean (Teaching Hospitals) at UOW and Director of Medicine and Emergency within the Illawarra Shoalhaven Local Health District. His research focus is cardiovascular medicine, particularly…