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AUSTRALIAN GASTROINTESTINAL RESEARCH ALLIANCE

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AGIRA 2017

Neurogastroenterology: Nick Talley (UON), Gerald Holtmann (UQ)

Anatomical Pathology: Marjorie Walker (UON),

Mucosal Immunology: Simon Keely (UON),

Microbiology: Mark Morrison (UQ),

Biostatistics and Psychology: Mike Jones (Macquarie University)

PhDs:

Magnus Halland (Mayo USA ) - Rumination

Michael Potter – NCWS and coeliac disease

Gayatri Das – Dietary surveys

Georgia Carroll – Surgery colorectal cancer

Bridie Goggins – IBD Cell biology

Amena Aktar - IBD Immunology

Grace Burns - FD Project immunology

Jessica Bruce - FD Project cell biology

Sharmila Prasad – Pharmacy IBD

AUSTRALIA WIDE

Immunology: Kyra Minahan (UON), Andrea Mathe (UON) Anh Do (UQ)

Research Nurses, Digestive Health: Bernadette Rickards, Gillian Harris (UON) (digestive.health@newcastle.edu.au);   Teressa Hanssen (UQ)

Organ Crosstalk /VIVA: Phil Hansbro (UON)

Epidemiology: Mark McEvoy, John Attia, Carlos Riveros,  Zak McPherson (UON)

Neurogastroenterology: Deborah Hodgson, Christopher Dayas, Bob Callister (UON)

Microbiology: Ian Grainge (UON), Erin Shanahan (UQ)

Pharmacy and Experimental Pharmacology: Susan Hua (UON)

Dietetics: Tracy Burrows, Kerith Duncanson (UON), Heidi Staudacher (UQ)

Psychology/ Research Admin:  Natasha Koloski (UQ joint with UoN):

MRI and brain gut interactions: Marcus Gray (UQ)

Surgery (UON): Peter Pockney

Life Sciences (UON): Bob Callister, Chris Dayas

NIER (UON): Balaji Seshadri  Shiv Bolan

Nursing: Sally Chan (UON)

AGIRA & JHH CLINICAL GASTROENTEROLOGY AND HEPATOLOGY PROJECTS

Staff Specialists: Steven Bollipo, Stephen Philcox, Robert Gibson, Robert Foster, Alkesh Zala, Lay Theng Gan, Kate Napthali, Sean Ferencz, Sivathasan Sellathurai

Registrars/ Trainees: Thomas M. Goodsall, Patrick Flynn, Dane Cook, John Chetwood, Georgia Edwards , Greg Brogan, Angie Harris

Emergency Medicine: Sebastian Chang , Registrar: Ahmed Ruslan (UON)

Microbiology/ Infectious Diseases: John Ferguson, Rob Pickles

Paediatrics: Joerg Mattes, Scott Nightingale, Adam Collison, Anna LeFevre

Sydney NSW

Macquarie University, Statistics and Psychology: Mike Jones  - Mikes pHDs

University of Sydney, Gastroenterology: Martin Weltman, Andrew Keegan, Jim Kalanter

University of New South Wales, Gastroenterology: Shan Rajendra, Bin Wang, Guy Eslick

SEALS: Arvi Lemberg

St George & Sutherland Clinical School, University of New South Wales: Emad El- Omar

Adelaide

Nicola Wood, Michael Horowitz

INTERNATIONAL LINKS

Belgium: Leuven TARGID group Jan Tack, Lucas Wauters

Brazil: Mauro Baffutto

Chile/UK (Leeds): Content Study, Paul Harris Diez, Jean Crabtree

Finland University of Oulu: Jukka Ronkainen

P.R. China Sir Run Run Shaw Hospital, Zhejiang University, Ning Dai

Sweden, Karolinska Institutet: Anna Andreasson, Linn Inganäs , Lars Engstrand, Henry Nyhlin, Lars Kjellstrom, Åke Ost, Lars Agréus, Lars Engstrand, Peter T. Schmidt, Pertti Aro

Switzerland: Basel,Mark Fox, Lucianno Carneiro

United Kingdom, London: Mucosal Immunology Group King’s College, London: Nick Powell

United Kingdom, Hull/York: Martin Veysey

United Kingdom, Leeds: Alex Ford

USA: Mayo Clinic Richard Locke, Yuri Saito

USA: Mucosal inflammation Program, University of Colorado Denver, with Simon Keely

USA: Texas: Ellionore Jarbrink

USA: Harvard University, Tony Lembo

USA: University of Florida,Baha Moshiree Miller School of Medicine | University of Miami

USA: University of Utah, Ashok Tuteja