Heads of the Discipline of Medicine

The Discipline of Medicine has seven Heads of Discipline, based on the Clinical Schools. The Heads of the Discipline are the members of the Executive, which has a rotating chair. In 2015, the Heads are:

Name Position Email Address Faculty Profile

Professor Mark Cooper

Head, Concord Clinical School and Acting Chair of Executive

 Faculty Profile
Professor Warwick Britton Head, Central Clinical School Faculty Profile
Associate Professor John Kellow Head, Northern Clinical School    Faculty Profile 
Professor David Gottlieb Head, Westmead Clinical School  Faculty Profile   
Professor Jack Wall Head, Nepean Clinical School    Faculty Profile
Associate Professor Mark Arnold  Head, School of Rural Health  Faculty Profile
Professor John Watson Head, Sydney Adventist Hospital Clinical School Faculty Profile

The Heads of Medicine are supported by the Executive Assistant, Mr David Baxter who can be contacted on Tel: 612 9351 2405 or david.baxter@sydney.edu.au

Section Co-ordinators

The 12 specialties in Medicine are known as Sections and each Section has an overall co-ordinator, as well as a co-ordinator in each Clinical School. Section Co-ordinators are responsible primarily for teaching and assessment in the Medical Program in the areas that pertain to their Section within the Discipline of Medicine. The current Section Co-ordinators are:

 Section  Co-ordinator  Email   Faculty Profile
 Cardiology   Professor David Celermajer    Faculty Profile
 Endocrinology Dr Bernard Champion    Faculty Profile
 Gastroenterology & Hepatology  Professor Geoff McCaughan    Faculty Profile
 Geriatric Medicine   Associate Professor Vasi Naganathan    Faculty Profile
 Haematology  Dr Stephen Fuller    Faculty Profile
 Infection & Immunity  TBC    
 Neurology  Dr Michael Barnett    Faculty Profile
 Oncology  Associate Professor Philip Beale    Faculty Profile
 Rehabilitation Medicine  Professor Ian Cameron    Faculty Profile
 Renal Medicine Dr Amanda Mather    Faculty Profile
 Respiratory Medicine  Clinical Professor Christine Jenkins    Faculty Profile
 Rheumatology  Dr Rodger Laurent    Faculty Profile

Staff List

There are purely academic, conjoint and clinical academic members of staff in the Discipline of Medicine, and research-only academic staff. They all have profiles on the University's Sydney Medical School website, and this can be searched through the [[http://sydney.edu.au/medicine/people/academics/list.php]] website.