MEDICAL ADVISORY BOARD

 

We have gathered a number of leading Immune Thrombocytopenia experts both here in Australia but also across the world to build our Medical Advisory Board.

Our advisors donate their time to review all content developed and published by ITP Australia and New Zealand to ensure they are true and correct at the time of publication.

Our Medical Advisors

Dr Robert Bird - ITP Australia Media Advisor

Dr Robert Bird

MEDICAL ADVISOR

Haematologist
MBBS (Lond), MRCP (UK), FRACP, FRCPA, FRCP (Lond)

Princess Alexandra Hospital
Brisbane QLD, Australia

Dr Phillip Choi - ITP Australia Media Advisor

Dr Philip Choi

MEDICAL ADVISOR

Haematologist
BA BAc (Med), MBBS PhD FRACP, FRCPA

The Canberra Hospital
Canberra ACT, Australia

Danny Hsu - ITP Australia Media Advisor

Dr Danny Hsu

MEDICAL ADVISOR

Haematologist
BBS FRACP FRCPA

Liverpool Hospital
Liverpool NSW, Australia

Dr Chris Barnes - ITP Australia Media Advisor

Dr Chris Barnes

MEDICAL ADVISOR

Associate Professor
MBBS, FRACP, FRCPA

Royal Children’s Hospital and Melbourne Haematology
Melbourne VIC, Australia

Professor Elizabeth Gardiner, JCSMR

Prof. Elizabeth Gardiner

CHIEF SCIENTIFIC ADVISOR

Director
PhD

John Curtin School of Medical Research
The Australian National University
Canberra ACT, Australia

Chee Wee Tan

Dr Chee Wee Tan

MEDICAL ADVISOR

Haematologist

Royal Adelaide Hospital
Adelaide SA, Australia

President
Thrombosis & Haemostasis Society of Aus & NZ (THANZ)

John Casey - ITP Australia Media Advisor

Dr John Casey

MEDICAL ADVISOR

Haematologist
MBBS FRACPA FRACP MHM BPharm(Hons)
Pathology Queensland, Central Laboratory
Brisbane, QLD, Australia
Transfusion Medicine Specialist
Australian Red Cross Lifeblood
Kelvin Grove, QLD, Australia

Huyen Tran - ITP Australia Media Advisor

Dr Huyen Tran

MEDICAL ADVISOR

Associate Professor
MBBS (Hons), Master Clin Epi, FRACP, FRCPAD

The Alfred Hospital & Monash University
Melbourne VIC, Australia

Dr David Kuter - ITP Australia Media Advisor

Dr David Kuter

MEDICAL ADVISOR

Chief of Hematology
MD, D Phil (Oxon)

Massachusetts General Hospital
Boston MA, USA

Dr Terry Gernsheimer - ITP Australia Medical Advisor

Dr Terry Gernsheimer

MEDICAL ADVISOR

Professor of Hematology
MD

University of Washington
Seattle WA, USA

Professor Nichola Cooper

Dr Nichola Cooper

MEDICAL ADVISOR

Professor of Haematology
MA, MD, MBBS, FRCP, FRCPath

Imperial College NHS Trust
London, UK

Dr Cindy Neunert

Dr Cindy Neunert

MEDICAL ADVISOR

Associate Professor, Pediatrics
MD, MSCS

Columbia University, Irving Medical Centre
New York, NY USA

Michele Lambert - ITP Australia Media Advisor

Dr Michele Lambert

MEDICAL ADVISOR

Associate Professor
MD, MSTR

Department of Pediatrics
Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
Philadelphia PA, USA

Drew Provan

Dr Drew Provan

MEDICAL ADVISOR

Emeritus Reader in Autoimmune Haematology
MBChB, MD, FRCP, FRCPath

Barts and The London School of Medicine and Dentistry
London, UK

John Semple - ITP Australia Media Advisor

Dr John Semple

MEDICAL ADVISOR

Professor of Transfusion Medicine
PhD

Lund University
Sweden