Associate Professor Nicholas Wood MBBS, DCH, MPH, FRACP
Associate Director, Clinical Research and Services - Executive Management Team
Senior Staff Specialist
Dr Lucy Deng MBBS, DCH, MIPH, FRACP
Staff Specialist/Clinical Lecturer 

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Dr Archana Koirala MBChB, DCH, MIPH, FRACP
Staff Specialist/Clinical Associate Lecturer

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Dr Ketaki Sharma
Staff specialist
Dr Rama Kandasamy
Staff Specialist/Lecturer

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Dr Andrew Dunn, MBBS, BAppSc(MRS), DCH
Immunisation Fellow

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Deidre Brogan RN
CNC Adverse events service

Deidre Brogan is a Clinical Nurse Consultant with post grad qualifications in Immunisation and Paediatrics. She joined NCIRS in 2015 and her current role is working Immunisation Clinical Nurse Consultant for NSW Immunisation Specialist Services, coordinating the specialist clinical services, providing expert clinical support and vaccine surveillance. She has a special interest in developing services for children who are difficult to vaccinate due to behavioural disorders or needle phobia. She has worked at The Children’s Hospital at Westmead for 27 years as Clinical Nurse Specialist in the area of liver/renal transplantation and the Emergency department. She also has worked with the Northern Sydney Public Health School Immunisation Program.

Tiff Cooper
NSWISS Administration Officer

Tiff has over 15 years’ experience in Customer and Corporate Services. She joined NCIRS as part of the NSW Immunisation Specialist Service (NSWISS) team in 2016 to coordinate the administration requirements for the Service, general operations of the Immunisation Clinic at The Children’s Hospital at Westmead, and to support the NSWISS clinical team.

Last updated February 2020