Management and Investigators

AMOSS Associate Investigators

Professor Elizabeth Elliott, Professor of Paediatrics & Child Health, The University of Sydney and Australian Perinatal Statistics Unit, The Children's Hospital Westmead New South Wales

Clinical Assoc Professor Nolan McDonnellStaff Specialist Department of Anaesthesia and Pain Medicine, King Edward Memorial Hospital for Women, Perth Western Australia

Dr Tessa Ho, Trustee, Mary Aitkenhead Ministries

Dr Wendy Pollock, Honorary Research Fellow, La Trobe University/Mercy Hospital for Women, Melbourne Victoria

Associate Professor Yvonne Zurynski, The University of Sydney and Australian Perinatal Statistics Unit, The Children's Hospital Westmead New South Wales

Gestational Breast Cancer

Professor Elizabeth Sullivan, Principal Investigator AMOSS, Professor of Public Health, Associate Deputy Vice Chancellor, University of Technology Sydney and Conjoint Professor, UNSW Medicine, New South Wales

Winthrop Professor Christobel Saunders, Deputy Head of School, School of Surgery, University of Western Australia, Western Australia

Professor Jan Dickinson, Maternal Fetal Medicine, School of Women’s and Infant’s Health, University of Western Australia, Western Australia

Professor Frances Boyle, Medical Oncology and Director of Patricia Richie Centre for Cancer Care and Research, Mater Hospital, New South Wales

Dr. Angela Ives, Research Assistant Professor, Cancer and Palliative Care Research and Evaluation Unit, University of Western Australia, Western Australia

Dr. Greg Duncombe, Co-Director of Queensland Ultrasound for Women and Staff Specialist in Maternal Fetal Medicine, Royal Brisbane Women’s Hospital, Queensland

Professor Jane Fisher, Jean Hailes Professor of Women’s Health and Director Jean Hailes Research Unit, Monash University

Dr Karin Hammberg, Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Jean Hailes Research Unit, School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Monash University

Vasa Praevia

Professor Elizabeth Sullivan, Principal Investigator AMOSS, Professor of Public Health, Associate Deputy Vice Chancellor, University of Technology Sydney and Conjoint Professor, UNSW Medicine, New South Wales

Associate Professor Yinka Oyelese, Perinatal Institute, Jersey Shore University Medical Center, United States

Professor Caroline Homer, CI AMOSS, Professor of Midwifery, Associate Dean: International and Development, Associate Head, WHO Collaborating Centre for Nursing, Midwifery and Health Development, Faculty of Health, University of Technology Sydney, New South Wales

Associate Professor Robert Cincotta, Director of Queensland Ultrasound for Women and visiting Staff Specialist Dept of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Mater Mothers Hospital, Queensland

Dr. Greg Duncombe, Co-Director of Queensland Ultrasound for Women and Staff Specialist in Maternal Fetal Medicine, Royal Brisbane Women’s Hospital, Queensland

Rheumatic Heart Disease

[Chief Investigators]

Professor Elizabeth Sullivan, Principal Investigator AMOSS, Professor of Public Health, Associate Deputy Vice Chancellor, University of Technology Sydney and Conjoint Professor, UNSW Medicine, New South Wales

Professor Lisa Jackson Pulver, CI AMOSS, Muru Marri Indigenous Health Unit, School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of New South Wales

Professor Jonathan Carapetis, Director, Telethon Institute for Child Health Research, Western Australia

Dr. Warren Walsh, Cardiologist, University of New South Wales and Prince of Wales Hospital, Sydney

Professor Michael Peek, CI AMOSS, Associate Dean, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Medical School, College of Medicine, Biology and Environment, The Australian National University and Centenary Hospital for Women and Children, Australian Capital Territory

Dr. Claire McLintock, CI AMOSS, Obstetric physician and haematologist, National Women's Health, Auckland City Hospital, New Zealand

Dr. Suzanne Belton, Senior Lecturer, Menzies School of Health Research and Charles Darwin University, Northern Territory

[Associate Investigators]

Professor Alex Brown, Indigenous Health Theme Leader, South Australian Health & Medical Research Institute (SAHMRI)

Professor Elizabeth Comino, Senior Researcher, Centre for Primary Health Care and Equity, University of New South Wales

Ms Heather D’Antoine, Assistant Director Aboriginal Programs, Menzies School of Health Research, Northern Territory

Dr. Simon Kane, Obstetrician, Lyell McEwin Hospital, Adelaide SA

Dr. Bo Remenyi, Paediatric cardiologist, Royal Darwin Hospital and NT Cardiac

Professor Juanita Sherwood, Academic Director, National Centre for Cultural Competency, University of Sydney, New South Wales

Dr. Sujatha Thomas, Staff Specialist Obstetrics, Royal Darwin Hospital Northern Territory

Ms Geraldine Vaughan, Faculty of Health, University of Technology Sydney,, New South Wales

Massive Obstetric Haemorrhage requiring rapid blood transfusion

Professor Elizabeth Sullivan, Principal Investigator AMOSS, Professor of Public Health, Associate Deputy Vice Chancellor, University of Technology Sydney and Conjoint Professor, UNSW Medicine, New South Wales

Professor David Ellwood, CI AMOSS, Director of Maternal-Fetal Medicine, Professor of Obstetrics & Gynaecology, Deputy Head of School Research, Gold Coast Health District, Queensland and Deputy Dean, College of Medicine, Australian National University, Australian Capital Territory

Dr. Claire McLintock, CI AMOSS, Obstetric physician and haematologist, National Women's Health, Auckland City Hospital, New Zealand

Dr. Erica Wood, Transfusion Medicine Specialist, National Transfusion Medicine Services Manager, Australian Red Cross Blood Services, New South Wales

Dr. Zoe McQuilten, Clinical Research Fellow, Transfusion Research Unit, Department of Epidemiology & Preventive Medicine, School of Public Health & Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, Victoria

Associate Professor Andrew Bisits, Director, Maternity Services Division, Royal Hospital for Women, New South Wales

Dr. Amanda Henry, Lecturer, School of Women's and Children's Health, UNSW Medicine, New South Wales

Renal disease in pregnancy

Dr Shilpa Jesudason, Nephrologist, Central and Northern Adelaide Renal and Transplantation Service (CNARTS); Consultant, Women's and Children's Hospital Adelaide, South Australia

Professor Elizabeth Sullivan, Principal Investigator AMOSS, Professor of Public Health, Associate Deputy Vice Chancellor, University of Technology Sydney and Conjoint Professor, UNSW Medicine, New South Wales

Professor Stephen McDonald, Nephrologist, CNARTS; Executive Officer, ANZDATA Registry

Professor William Hague, AMOSS Site Investigator/Obstetric Physician, Women's and Childrens Hospital Adelaide, South Australia

Professor Mark Brown, Director, Renal Unit St George Hospital, Sydney

Dr Angela Makris, Nephrologist, University of New South Wales  

Project team

Geri Vaughan, National Coordinator, RHD in pregnancy study AMOSS

Zhuoyang Li, Senior Research Coordinator, AMOSS

Angela O'Brien, Project Coordinator, AMOSS 

Nadom Safi, Research Officer, AMOSS

Kirisha Turnbull, Administrative Assistant, AMOSS

Vicki Masson, New Zealand Perinatal and Maternal Mortality Review Committee (PMMRC) National Coordinator

Kylie Tune, RHD in pregnancy NT coordinator

Faith Mahony, New Zealand RHD in Pregnancy Coordinator