Health Sciences

QASC Investigators

Chief Investigators

Professor Sandy Middleton (PhD)
Director, Nursing Research Institute, St Vincent’s & Mater Health Sydney and School of Nursing (NSW & ACT) Australian Catholic University, and
Director, National Centre for Clinical Outcomes Research (NaCCOR), Australian Catholic University, Level 5, deLacy Building, St Vincent’s Hospital, Darlinghurst, NSW 2010, Australia

Professor Christopher Levi (PhD)
Hunter Medical Research Institute, The University of Newcastle, University Drive, Callaghan, Newcastle NSW 2300, Australia and
Director, Priority Centre for Brain & Mental Health Research. The University of Newcastle, University Drive, Callaghan, Newcastle NSW 2300, Australia

Professor Rhonda Griffiths (PhD)
Head, School of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Western Sydney, Locked Bag 1797, Penrith South DC NSW 1797, Australia

Professor Jeremy M. Grimshaw (PhD)
Director, Clinical Epidemiology Program, Ottawa Health Research Institute, 1053 Carling Avenue, Administration Building, Room 2-017, Ottawa, Ontario K1Y 4E9, Canada and
Professor, Department of Medicine, University of Ottawa, 451 Smyth Road, Ottawa, Ontario K1H 8M5, Canada

Professor Jeanette Ward (PhD)
Department of Epidemiology and Community Medicine, University of Ottawa, 451 Smyth Road, Ottawa, Ontario K1H 8M5, Canada

Professor Catherine D’Este (PhD)
Professor, Centre for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Medicine and Public Health, Faculty of Health, The University of Newcastle, University Drive, Callaghan, Newcastle NSW 2300, Australia

Associate Investigators

Dr Patrick McElduff (PhD)
Senior Statistician, Hunter Medical Research Institute, the University of Newcastle, University Drive, Callaghan, Newcastle NSW 2300, Australia

Ms Simeon Dale (BAHons)
Clinical Project Coordinator, Nursing Research Institute, St Vincent’s & Mater Health Sydney and School of Nursing (NSW & ACT) Australian Catholic University, and
National Centre for Clinical Outcomes Research (NaCCOR), Australian Catholic University, Level 5, deLacy Building, St Vincent’s Hospital, Darlinghurst, NSW 2010, Australia

Ms Peta Drury (MN)
PhD candidate, Nursing Research Institute, St Vincent’s & Mater Health Sydney and School of Nursing (NSW & ACT) Australian Catholic University, and
National Centre for Clinical Outcomes Research (NaCCOR), Australian Catholic University, Level 5, deLacy Building, St Vincent’s Hospital, Darlinghurst, NSW 2010, Australia

A/Professor N Wah Cheung (PhD)
Co-Director, Centre for Diabetes and Endocrinology Research, Westmead Hospital and University of Sydney, Westmead NSW 2145, Australia

Ms Clare Quinn (MSc)
Manager, Speech Pathology Department, Prince of Wales Hospital, High St, Randwick NSW 2031, Australia

Mr Malcolm Evans (MN)
Priority Centre for Brain & Mental Health Research. The University of Newcastle, University Drive, Callaghan, Newcastle NSW 2300, Australia

A/Professor Dominique Cadilhac (PhD)
Head, Translational Public Health, Stroke and Ageing Research Centre, Monash Medical Centre, Southern Clinical School, Monash University, Clayton VIC 3168, Australia
National Stroke Research Institute, Florey Neuroscience Institutes, Melbourne Brain Centre, 245 Burgundy St Heidelberg, VIC 3084, Australia &
University of Melbourne, Melbourne, VIC 3010,