Meet our panel of medical specialists

Research Review Australia works with over 70 local medical specialists to select and advise on the most important research from around the world. They advise on what really matters, what impact it has on local healthcare and what we need to do in our daily practice to accomodate new skills and knowledge. Select a category below to see more about each of our expert advisors.

Associate Professor  Kristine Macartney

Associate Professor Kristine Macartney

Associate Professor Kristine Macartney is a paediatrician specialising in infectious diseases. She is a medical graduate of the University of New South Wales and undertook her specialty training in Sydney and in the United States at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia. Her Doctorate of Medicine was on rotavirus infection, in particular the mucosal immune response to novel vaccine candidates. She was a founding member of the Vaccine Education Center at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, and is currently Deputy Director of Government Programs at the National Centre for Immunisation Research & Surveillance (NCIRS) and a paediatric infectious diseases Consultant at The Children’s Hospital at Westmead. Her research interests include translation of evidence into policy and practice, vaccine safety, and most other areas of vaccine preventable diseases research, particularly in relation to rotavirus, varicella zoster virus and influenza... read more »

Dr Tony Korman

Dr Tony Korman

Dr Tony Korman, is an Infectious Diseases Physician and Clinical Microbiologist. He is Director, Monash Infectious Diseases, and Director, Microbiology at Monash Health, Victoria’s largest healthcare network and a member of the Centre for Inflammatory Diseases, School of Clinical Sciences, Monash University... read more »