Transplantation Services Transplantation Services

Our Teams

Liver Transplant Team

Physicians
A/Professor Simone Strasser, Medical Director Liver Transplant Unit, Director of Gastroenterology
Professor Geoff McCaughan
A/Professor David Koorey
A/Professor Ken Liu
Dr Talal Valliani
Dr Anastasia Volovets
Dr Madeline Gill
Dr Rachael Jacob

Surgeons
Dr Michael Crawford, Head of Liver Transplant Surgery
A/Professor Charbel Sandroussi
Dr David Joseph
Dr David Yeo
Professor Henry Pleass
A/Professor Jerome Laurence
A/Professor Carlo Pulitano

Anaesthetists
Dr Andrew Watts
Dr Michael Paleologos
Dr Gerald Wong
Dr Jonathon Byrne
Dr Mark Porter
Dr Veronica Payne
Dr Ryan Downey
Dr Jaqueline Robson
Dr Elise Butler

Drug and Alcohol Specialists
Professor Paul Haber, Clinical Director, Drug Health Services
Dr Anastasia Volovets
Drug and Alcohol Counselor
Dr Cathy Heyes

Psychiatrist
Dr Robert Gribble

Psychologist
Erin Stevens

Dietitians
Dr Helen Vidot
Maddison Breen

Liver Transplant Clinical Nurse Consultants
Fiona Burrell
Catherine Brannigan (on secondment)
Eamonn Browne

Social Workers
TBA

Scientists
Dr Chuanmin Wang
Mr Sumon Chanda
Mr Paul Yousif

Liver Transplant Coordinators
Claire West
Susan Virtue

Data Managers
Mark Wells
Karen Chan

Business Manager
Nick Koutalistras
Administrative services
Michelle Dubuisson

Kidney Transplant Team

Physicians
Professor Steve Chadban, Clinical Director, Renal Medicine and Urology
Professor Kate Wyburn, Head of Department, Kidney Transplant
Professor David Gracey
Dr Leyla Aouad
Dr Tracey Ying
Dr Julian Singer

Surgeons
A/Professor Jerome Laurence,
Head of Department,
Kidney Transplant Surgery
A/Professor Carlo Pulitano
A/Professor Charbel Sandroussi
Dr Arthur Vasilaras
Dr David Joseph
Dr Raffi Qasabian
Dr Susanna Lam

Post kidney transplant nurses
Ainslie Mansell (CNC)
Christopher De Leon (CNS)
Gillian Orr (RN)
Michelle Burton (CNS)

Pharmacist
Elaine Chan

Psychiatrist
Dr Kirsty Morris

Dietitians
Arian Chong

Social Workers
Matthew Nutt

Living Donor Coordinator
Mike Utsiwegota

Deceased Donor Kidney Transplant Coordinator 
Allyson Newman
Marvin Noel Marquez

Renal Transplant Clinical Nurse Consultant
Jane Mawson

Clinical Trials Nurses
Ellen Yeo
Lin Lin
Caitlin Griffith-Pecset (Maternity leave)
Christina Gong

Data managers
Mark Wells
Karen Chan
Suganthi Manickam

Administrative services
Sut Jat Nu Nan Lamung