Who is Who - meet the CheckPoint team

Who is Who?

Growing up in Australia's Child Health CheckPoint is led by Professor Melissa Wake at the Murdoch Childrens Research Institute. Professor Wake has played a key role in designing the health aspects of Growing up in Australia since its inception in 2002.  Alongside her is a large investigator team, comprising researchers from the Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, The Royal Children's Hospital, Deakin University, University of South Australia and Adelaide University. In addition, there is representation from the Australian Institute of Family Studies (AIFS) and the Government Department of Social Services (DSS) - the government agencies who oversee Growing Up in Australia. Assisting the investigator team is the project team. The project team is led by Dr Susan Clifford and based at the Murdoch Children Research Institute. The project team manage the day-to-day running of the project.

Meet the CheckPoint team

Chief Investigator

Professor Melissa Wake

 

Investigator team members
  
Peter AzzopardiMurdoch Childrens Research Institute
Royal Children's Hospital Melbourne
Louise BaurChildren's Hospital Westmead
University of Sydney
Dave Burgner

Royal Children's Hospital Melbourne
Murdoch Childrens Research Institute

John CarlinMurdoch Childrens Research Institute
Royal Children's Hospital Melbourne
Dr Michael CheungRoyal Children's Hospital Melbourne
Murdoch Childrens Research Institute
Susan CliffordMurdoch Childrens Research Institute
Terry DwyerInternational Agency for Research on Cancer
Lisa GoldDeakin University
Ben EdwardsAustralian Institute of Family Studies
Fiona MensahMurdoch Childrens Research Institute
Tim OldsThe University of South Australia
Sarath Ranganathan

Royal Children's Hospital Melbourne
Murdoch Childrens Research Institute

Helen RogersThe Government Department of Families, Housing, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs
Richard SafferyMurdoch Childrens Research Institute
Royal Children's Hospital Melbourne
Michael SawyerUniversity of Adelaide
Luke StevensMurdoch Childrens Research Institute