Research Team

Chief Investigators

Prof Jane Halliday
NHMRC Senior Research Fellow, Public Health Genetics, Murdoch Children's Research Institute

Prof Rob McLachlan                       
Consultant Andrologist, Monash IVF; Director, Andrology Australia

A/Prof Sarath Ranganathan        
Director, Department of Respiratory Medicine, The Royal Children’s Hospital Melbourne; Senior Fellow, Department of Paediatrics, University of Melbourne

Prof Markus Juonala                    
Professor of Internal Medicine, University of Turku, Finland; Visiting Academic, Cell Biology, Murdoch Children's Research Institute

Dr Sharon Lewis                               
Senior Research Fellow, Public Health Genetics, Murdoch Children's Research Institute

Dr Richard Saffery                           
Group Leader, Cancer and Disease Epigenetics, Murdoch Children's Research Institute

Dr Karin Hammarberg                   
Senior Research Fellow, Monash University; Senior Research Officer, Victorian Assisted Reproductive Treatment Authority (VARTA)

Prof David Amor                      

Pamela and Lorenzo Galli Chair, Department of Paediatrics, University of Melbourne; Clinical Geneticist, The Royal Childrens Hospital and VCGS

 

Associate Investigators                

Prof David Burgner                         
Principal Research Fellow, Infection and Immunity, MCRI; Consultant Paediatrician, Monash Children’s

A/Prof Michael Cheung                
Director, Department of Cardiology, The Royal Children’s Hospital Melbourne; Group Leader, Heart Research, MCRI; Principal Fellow, University of Melbourne

A/Prof Susan Donath                   
Principal Research Fellow & Biostatistician, Data Science, Murdoch Children's Research Institute

Prof Lex Doyle                                  
Head of Clinical Research Development, The Women’s Hospital Melbourne

Ms Jane Koleff                                 
Research Associate, Heart Research, Murdoch Children's Research Institute

A/Prof John McBain                       
Senior Clinician, Melbourne IVF

Dr Liam Welsh                                  
Honorary Fellow, Respiratory Diseases, Murdoch Children's Research Institute

 

Project Officers

Ms Joanne Kennedy                      
Research Assistant, Public Health Genetics, Murdoch Children's Research Institute