Find contact details for staff in the College of Health & Biomedicine.

College leadership

Professor Karen Dodd
Vice President, Health, Sport & Active Living
Dean, College of Health & Biomedicine
+61 3 9919 2342
email: [email protected]
Associate Professor Alan Hayes
Assistant Dean, Western Centre for Health Research and Education (WCHRE)
+61 3 9919 4658
email: [email protected]
Associate Professor Patrick McLaughlin
Director of Learning & Teaching
+61 3 9919 1131
email: [email protected]

Office of the Dean

Ann Margaret Carroll
Senior Manager Operations
+61 3 9919 5389
email: [email protected]
Mirjana Drvoderic
Administrative Officer
+61 3 9919 7658
email: [email protected]
Jo Xuereb
Administrative Officer
+61 3 9919 2226
email: [email protected]

Course & unit administrators

Chantal Boorman
St Albans campus
email: [email protected]
Dominic Angelone
St Albans campus
email: [email protected]
Natasha Dzuteska
Footscray Park Campus
email: [email protected]

 

Clinics

Leanne Stocco
Clinic Project Officer
+61 3 9919 8257
email: [email protected]

Allied health

Program Head: Dr Catherine Kamphuis | +61 3 9919 2616 | [email protected]

Paramedicine

John Cowell
Lecturer
+61 3 9919 2341
email: [email protected]
David Dawson
Course Chair, Bachelor of Health Science (Paramedic) (Conversion degree)
+61 3 9919 2793
email: [email protected]
Rebecca Houli
Lecturer
Course Chair, Clinical
+613 9919 2450
email: [email protected]
Dr Catherine Kamphuis
Senior Lecturer
+61 3 9919 2616
email: [email protected]
Jacqueline LeBusque
Lecturer
+61 3 9919 2251
email: [email protected]
Meagan McInnes
Lecturer
First Year College
+61 3 9919 2170
email: [email protected]
Michael Moldoveanu
Academic Teaching Scholar
First Year College
+61 3 9919 2139
email: [email protected]
Paul Bragg
Academic Teaching Scholar
+61 3 9919 2818
email: [email protected]
Adam Pilmore
Lecturer
+61 3 9919 2616
email: [email protected]
Natasha Walta
Lecturer
First Year College
+61 3 9919 2946
email: [email protected]

Public health

Irene Lemish
Lecturer
+61 3 9919 2246
email: [email protected]
Dianne Stevens
Course Chair & Lecturer
+61 3 9919 2929
email: [email protected]

Social work

Shelley Hewson
Academic Teaching Scholar
+61 3 9919 8599
email: [email protected]
Dr Lisa Hodge
Lecturer
Course Chair: Bachelor of Social Work, and Social Work (Honours)
+61 3 9919 5751
email: [email protected]
Dr Tina Kostecki
Academic Lead in Field Education
Lecturer
+613 9919 5969
email: [email protected]
Jody Laughton
Field Work Education Coordinator
+61 3 9919 4970
email: [email protected]
Louise Last
Academic Teaching Scholar
First Year College
+613 9919 5810
email: [email protected]
Dr Wendy Rollins
Senior Lecturer
+61 3 9919 5737
email: [email protected]
Ebony Sharp
Academic Teaching Scholar
+61 3 9919 5963
email: [email protected]
Andrea Szendroe
Academic Teaching Scholar
First Year College
email: [email protected]
Dr Doris Testa
Lecturer
+61 3 9919 5010
email: [email protected]
Dr Annie Venville
Associate Professor and Head of Social Work
+61 3 9919 4571
email: [email protected]

 

Clinical services

Program Head: Professor Jenny Sharples | +61 3 9919 4448 | [email protected]

Dermal science

Jennifer Byrne
Lecturer
Clinic Coordinator - Victoria University Dermal Clinic
+61 3 9602 4278
email: [email protected]
Claire Coulstock
Academic Teaching Scholar
+61 3 9919 1368
email: [email protected]
Kathy Lee
Lecturer
+61 3 99197814
email: [email protected]
Catherine Mallia
Lecturer
+61 3 9919 1879
email: [email protected]

Stephanie Permal
Academic Teaching Scholar
First Year College

+61 3 9919 1870
email: [email protected]
Frank Perri
Lecturer
+61 3 9919 7912
email: [email protected]
Samantha Reeve
Academic Teaching Scholar
+61 3 9919 1806
email: [email protected]
Claire Simpson
Lecturer
Course Chair: Bachelor of Dermal Sciences
+61 3 9919 1828
email: [email protected]

Osteopathy

Dr Kate Blackmore
Lecturer
+61 3 9919 1276
email: [email protected]
Julie Barnett
Clinical administrator
+61 3 9919 7897
email: [email protected]
Eressea Cross
Lecturer
+61 3 9919 1509
email: [email protected]
Michael Fleischmann
Academic Teaching Scholar
+61 3 9919 1198
email: [email protected]

Associate Professor Gary Fryer
Course Chair, Master of Health Sciences (Osteopathy)

+61 3 9919 1065
email: [email protected]
Dr Edwina Gotz
Lecturer
+61 3 9919 1149
email: [email protected]
Dr Jim Kiatos
Lecturer
+61 3 9919 1191
email: [email protected]
Associate Professor Patrick McLaughlin +61 3 9919 1131
email: [email protected]
Dr Jane Mulcahy
Lecturer
+61 3 9919 1140
email: [email protected]
Kelley Mumford
Clinical Coordinator
+61 3 9919 1289
email: [email protected]
Douglas Wong
Lecturer
+61 3 9919 1294
email: [email protected]
Brea Wright
Lecturer
+61 3 9919 1158
email: [email protected]

Psychology

Associate Professor Michelle Ball
Deputy Head, Psychology
+61 3 9919 2536
email: [email protected]
Dr Peter Baldwin
Lecturer
+61 3 9919 7221
email: [email protected]
Dr Jessica Burlak
Academic Teaching Scholar, First Year College
+61 3 9919 5890
email: [email protected]
Dr Laurie Chapin
Lecturer
+61 3 9919 2355
email: [email protected]
Dr Kara Dadswell
Academic Teaching Scholar, First Year College
+61 3 9919 5807
email: [email protected]
Dr Sally-Ann Free
Fieldwork Placement Officer
+61 3 9919 4096
email: [email protected]
Dr Peter Gill
Lecturer
+61 3 9919 5641
email: [email protected]
Dr Glen Hosking
Senior Lecturer
+61 3 9919 2266
email: [email protected]
Dr Warwick Hosking
Lecturer
+61 3 9919 2620
email: [email protected]
Alana Howells
Lecturer
email: [email protected]
Associate Professor Gavin Ivey
 
+61 3 9919 2138
email: [email protected]
Andrew Jago
Lecturer
+61 3 9919 5225
email: [email protected]
Dr Kate Kelly
Academic Teaching Scholar, First Year College
+61 3 9919 5888
email: [email protected]
Dr Romana Morda
Senior Lecturer
Course Coordinator
+61 3 9919 5223
email: [email protected]
Monika Naslund
Lecturer
+61 3 9919 8739
email: [email protected]
Dianne Niemczyk
Clinic Reception
+61 3 9919 2349
email: [email protected]
Dr Keis Ohtsuka
Senior Lecturer
+61 3 9919 5098
email: [email protected]
Sue Oliver
Field Education Coordinator
+61 3 9919 2221
email: [email protected]
Dr Bert Oraison
Lecturer Psychology, First Year College
+61 3 9919 5172
email: [email protected]
Professor Alexandra Parker
Professorial Research Fellow, Institute for Health & Sport (IHES)
+61 3 9919 5874
email: [email protected]
Dr Amy Quayle
Academic Teaching Scholar, First Year College
+61 3 9919 5892
email: [email protected]
Professor Jenny Sharples
Head of Psychology
Program Head, Clinical Services
+61 3 9919 4448
email: [email protected]
Dr Kim Shearson
Lecturer
+61 3 9919 2784
email: [email protected]
Associate Professor Christopher Sonn +61 3 9919 5226
email: [email protected]
Vasileios Stravopoulos
Senior Lecturer
+61 3 9919 6254
email: [email protected]
Dr Emra Suleyman
Lecturer
+61 3 9919 2397
email: [email protected]

 

Medical sciences

Program Head: Professor Andrew McAinch | +61 3 9919 2019 | [email protected]

Biomedicine

Dr Ronnie Blazev
Lecturer
+61 3 9919 4594
email: [email protected]
Paul Conroy
Academic Teaching Scholar
+61 3 9919 7024
email: [email protected]
Dr Craig A. Goodman
Senior Lecturer
+61 3 8395 8229
email: [email protected]
Associate Professor Alan Hayes
Assistant Dean,
Western Centre for Health Research and Education (WCHRE)
Course Chair Bachelor of Science (Honours) (Nutrition & Food Sciences) / (Biomedical Sciences)
+61 3 8395 8227
+61 3 9919 4658
email: [email protected]
Associate Professor Kulmira Nurgali
Lecturer
+61 3 8395 8223
email: [email protected]
Dr Emma Rybalka
Lecturer
+61 3 8395 8226
email: [email protected]
Dr Samy Sakkal
Lecturer
+61 3 9919 2641
email: [email protected]
Mr Philip Seymour
Lecturer
+61 3 9919 2579
email: [email protected]
Dr Puspha Sinnayah
Senior Lecturer, First Year College
+61 3 9919 2262
email: [email protected]
Dr Christos Stathis
Bachelor of Biomedical & Exercise Science (HBES) and Bachelor of Biomedicine (HBBM)
+61 3 9919 4293
+61 3 9919 2828
email: [email protected]
Associate Professor Xiao Su
Deputy Head of Program, Medical Sciences Course Chair, Bachelor of Biomedical Sciences (HBBS)
+61 3 9919 2318
email: [email protected]
Dr Kathy Tangalakis
Associate Professor, First Year College
+61 3 9919 2618
email: [email protected]
Dr Elizabeth Verghese
Lecturer
+61 3 9919 2557
email: [email protected]
Dr Xu (Sean) Yan
Lecturer, Course Chair, Bachelor of Biomedical Sciences (HBBS)
+61 3 9919 4024
email: [email protected]
Dr Anthony Zulli
Senior Lecturer
+61 3 9919 2768
email: [email protected]

Food, nutrition & dietetics

Osaana Donkor
Senior Lecturer
+61 3 9919 8059
email: [email protected]
Professor Andrew McAinch
Program Head, Medical Sciences & Lecturer
+61 3 9919 2019
email: [email protected]
Dr Helen McCarthy
Course Chair, Bachelor of Applied Science
+61 3 9919 2390
email: [email protected]
Associate Professor Michael Mathai
Senior Lecturer
+61 3 9919 2211
email: [email protected]
Professor Todor Vasiljevic
Lecturer
+61 3 9919 8062
email: [email protected]

 

Nursing & midwifery

Program Head: Professor Sharon Andrew | +61 3 9919 2090 | [email protected]

Nursing & midwifery dual degree

Mariam Atib
Academic Teaching Scholar, Nursing
First Year College
+61 3 9919 2111
email: [email protected]
Dr Gayelene Boardman
Senior Lecturer, Nursing
Course Chair, Bachelor of Nursing
+61 3 9919 2396
email: [email protected]
Leah Bradley
Lecturer, Nursing
+61 3 9919 2100 
email: [email protected]
Katrina Carey
Lecturer, Midwifery
email: [email protected]
Professor Mary Carolan-Olah
Professor, Midwifery
+61 3 9919 2585
email: [email protected]
James Dota
Academic Teaching Scholar, Nursing
First Year College
+61 3 9919 2506
email: [email protected]
Dorota Frankowska
Lecturer, Nursing
+61 3 9919 2820
email: [email protected]
Jillian Goullet
Lecturer, Nursing
+61 3 9919 2348
email: [email protected]
Dr Liza Heslop
Associate Professor, Nursing
+61 3 9919 2252
+61 3 8395 8142
email: [email protected]
Cindy Hoang
Academic Teaching Scholar, Nursing
First Year College
+61 3 9919 2950
email: [email protected]
Julie Huf
Academic Teaching Scholar, Midwifery
First Year College
+61 3 9919 5169
email: [email protected]
Karina Ireland
Lecturer, Midwifery
Course Chair, Bachelor of Midwifery/Bachelor of Nursing
+61 3 9919 2104
email: [email protected]
Dr Susan Irvine
Senior Lecturer, Nursing
First Year College
+61 3 9919 2151
email: [email protected]
Kostas Kastis
Academic Teaching Scholar, Nursing
First Year College
+61 3 9919 2908
email: [email protected]
Dr Susan Kidd
Lecturer, Nursing
+61 3 9919 2230
email: [email protected]
Dr Gina Kruger
Senior Lecturer, Midwifery
+61 3 9919 2697
email: [email protected]
Dr Lucy Lu
Senior Lecturer, Bioscience
+61 3 9919 2495
email: [email protected]
Susan Philip
Lecturer, Nursing
+61 3 9919 2201
email: [email protected]
Jo-Anne Rihs
Lecturer, Nursing
+61 3 9919 2541
email: [email protected]
Dr Puspha Sinnayah
Senior Lecturer, Anatomy and Physiology
First Year College
+61 3 9919 2262
email: [email protected]
Elizabeth Verghese
Lecturer, Biomedicine
+61 3 9919 2557
email: [email protected]
Dr Sean Yan
Senior Lecturer, Biomedicine
+61 3 9919 4024
email: [email protected]
Caglayan Yasan
Academic Teaching Scholar, Nursing
First Year College
+61 3 9919 2131
email: [email protected]

 

Technical services

Danijela Bonfiglio
Technician
+61 3 9919 2381
email: [email protected]
Jing Cao
Technician
email: [email protected]
Jeanette Hirst
Technical Manager
+61 3 9919 2033
email: [email protected]
Anthony La Terra
Laboratory Technician
+61 3 9919 9294
email: [email protected]
Lillian Nobile
Senior Technical Officer
+61 3 9919 2488
email: [email protected]
Nikola Popovik
Technical manager
+61 3 9919 2215
email: [email protected]
Sal Salanitri
Technical Officer
+61 3 9919 2275
email: [email protected]
Zheng Tao
Technician
+61 3 9919 2281
email: [email protected]
Viki Veljanovski
Technical Manager
+61 3 9919 1253 
email: [email protected]
Senani Weerasinghe
Technician
+61 3 9919 2281
email: [email protected]
Min Zhang
Technician
+61 3 9919 2598
email: [email protected]