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Contact Details

  Street address:
Level 11, KGV Building
Missenden Road
Postal address:
Post Office Box M30
Missenden Road NSW 2050

Phone: (02) 9515-6111
Fax: (02) 9515-9610

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HIV Services

Our Research

  • NOCSS - Nutrition Outpatient Client Satisfaction Survey
  • ORAL HEALTH - Knowledge, Attitudes and practice surveys to health care professionals and survey to clients to develop much needed resources
  • FOOD INSECURITY - multisite project to identify the prevalence of food insecurity in Sydney and the predominant demographics.
  • The HARVIE study is a single centre (RPAH- based)  cross-sectional study establishing the prevalence and severity of metabolic complications associated with HIV infection and HAART (combination antiretroviral drug treatment). An exploratory analysis of the relationship between dietary intake , bone density and lipid profile in HIV treated and untreated subjects will be undertaken.

Research Staff

Positive Central

  • Mr Carlos (Charles) Webster, Senior Community HIV Social Worker
  • Mrs Angela Langton, Senior Community HIV Dietician
  • Mrs Rosalind Moxham, Community HIV Dietician

Pozhet Service

  • Ms Pene Manolas, Manager Community HIV Services (Positive Central and Pozhet) 
  • Ms Susan McGuckin, Pozhet Health Education Officer

Higher Degree Students:


  • Pene Manolas, Service(s) Manager, Masters of International Public Health
  • Angela Langton, Senior Dietician, Masters of Exercise and Sports Science
  • Rosalind Moxham - Masters of Nutrition and Dietetics
  • Carlos (Charles) Webster - Master of Social Work
  • Alison Cowell- Masters of International Public Health

  1. Australasian Society HIV Medicine 2016 Conference:'Barriers to HIV medication adherence: for people with mental health diagnosis and/or problematic use of alcohol or drugs' (poster).
  2. Australasian Society HIV Medicine 2016 Conference :'Barriers to accessing HIV-related support services among (primarily) Heterosexual HIV service users: Results from the Pozhet periodic survey 2016' (poster)
  3. Speaker presenting at Australasian Society HIV Medicine 2016 Conference: Pene Manolas (Manager Community HIV Services) Symposium entitled 'When push comes to shove: The ethics of treatment culture, how the treatment-as-prevention paradigm is impacting on the management of people with HIV'.

Contact details for department

Head of Department: Ms Pene Manolas

Department/Unit: HIV Services
103-105 Redfern St
Redfern NSW 2016
Telephone: (02) 9395 0444
Facsimile: (02) 9690 1978
Web: www.slhd.nsw.gov.au/research/
Email: pene.manolas@health.nsw.gov.au