Dr Roger Garsia

Clinical Associate Professor
Medicine (Immunology & Infectious Diseases), Central Clinical School

Telephone +61 2 9515 6893
Fax +61 2 9515 7762

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Selected grants

1998

  • Automated quantitation of gene expression using an applied biosystems model 7700 sequence detector; Bishop A, McCaughan G, Garsia R, Iland H, Halliday G; Wellcome Trust (UK)/Major Equipment Awards for Biomedical Research in Australia.

Selected publications

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Journals

  • White, A., Taylor, R., McNeill, C., Garsia, R., Welgampola, M. (2014). Behçet's disease presenting as a peripheral vestibulopathy. Journal of Clinical Neuroscience, 21(6), 1060-1063. [More Information]
  • Pollett, S., Wienholt, L., Lee, F., Adelstein, S., Macleod, C., Chen, R., Garsia, R. (2013). A case of HIV-1 slow seroconversion: diagnostic implications. International Journal of STD and AIDS, 24(2), 152-153. [More Information]
  • Chew, G., Sinha, U., Gatenby, P., DeMalmanche, T., Adelstein, S., Garsia, R., Hissaria, P., French, M., Wilson, A., Whittle, B., et al (2013). Autoimmunity in primary antibody deficiency is associated with protein tyrosine phosphatase nonreceptor type 22 (PTPN22). Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology, 131(4), 1130-1135. [More Information]
  • Blair, N., Parratt, J., Garsia, R., Brazier, D., Cremer, P. (2013). Inflammatory trigeminal nerve and tract lesions associated with inferior alveolar nerve anaesthesia. Journal of Clinical Neuroscience, 20(11), 1608-1610. [More Information]
  • Saunderson, R., Garsia, R., Headley, A., McCaughan, G., O'Toole, S., Strasser, S. (2013). Pentoxifylline-induced drug rash with eosinophilia and systemic symptoms (DRESS) in a patient with caffeine intolerance. Journal of Dermatological Case Reports, 7(3), 77-81. [More Information]
  • Barnett, M., Hardy, T., Garsia, R., Halmagyi, G., Lewis, S., Harrisberg, B., Fulham, M. (2013). Response to Letter to the Editor: Susac's syndrome. Journal of the Neurological Sciences, 314(1-2), 183-183. [More Information]
  • Low, A., Fowler, D., Manghani, M., Young, I., Garsia, R., Torzillo, P., Youssef, P., Celermajer, D. (2013). Screening and Treating Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension in a Tertiary Hospital-based Multidisciplinary Clinic: The First 200 Patients. Internal Medicine Journal, 43(1), 32-37. [More Information]
  • Gracey, D., Garsia, R., Britton, W., McKenzie, P. (2012). Rapid recovery of renal function after pulse steroid therapy in a human immunodeficiency virus-infected patient with glomerulonephritis. Internal Medicine Journal, 42(12), 1363-1365. [More Information]
  • Hardy, T., Barnett, M., Mohamed, A., Garsia, R., Davies, L. (2012). Severe Bickerstaffs encephalitis treated with Rituximab: Serum and CSF GQ1b antibodies. Journal of Neuroimmunology, 251(1/2), 107-109. [More Information]
  • Byakwaga, H., Kelly, M., Purcell, D., French, M., Amin, J., Lewin, S., Haskelberg, H., Kelleher, A., Garsia, R., Boyd, M., et al (2011). Intensification of Antiretroviral Therapy With Raltegravir or Addition of Hyperimmune Bovine Colostrum in HIV-Infected Patients With Suboptimal CD4+ T-Cell Response: A Randomized Controlled Trial. The Journal of Infectious Diseases, 204(10), 1532-1540. [More Information]
  • Hardy, T., Garsia, R., Halmagyi, G., Lewis, S., Harrisberg, B., Fulham, M., Barnett, M. (2011). Tumour necrosis factor (TNF) inhibitor therapy in Susac's syndrome. Journal of the Neurological Sciences, 302(1-2), 126-128. [More Information]
  • Garsia, R. (2010). HIV treatment, care and support in NSW: a work necessarily still in progress. NSW Public Health Bulletin, 21, 89-92. [More Information]
  • Bhatt, N., Gudo, E., Sema, C., Bila, D., Di Mattei, P., Augusto, O., Garsia, R., Jani, I. (2009). Loss of correlation between HIV viral load and CD4+T-cell counts in HIV/HTLV-1 co-infection in treatment naive Mozambican patients. International Journal of STD and AIDS, 20(12), 863-868. [More Information]
  • Mitsuyasu, R., Merigan, T., Carr, A., Zack, J., Winters, M., Workman, C., Bloch, M., Lalezari, J., Garsia, R., Becker, S., et al (2009). Phase 2 gene therapy trial of an anti-HIV ribozyme in autologous CD34(+) cells. Nature Medicine, 15(3), 285-292. [More Information]
  • Al Mazari, A., Zomaya, A., Charleston, M., Salem, H., Maher, A., Garsia, R. (2007). Lability of Antiretroviral Drug Resistance Mutations - Correlates with Immunological and Virologial Responses. Current HIV Research, 5(4), 430-439. [More Information]
  • Viney, K., Stewart, K., Garsia, R. (2006). Bug Breakfast in the Bulletin: HIV in 2005: The current situation and directions for the future. NSW Public Health Bulletin, 17, 22-23. [More Information]
  • Garsia, R. (2005). HIV in the lymphoid compartment. Journal of HIV therapy, 10(2), 10-15. [More Information]
  • Templeton, D., Davies, S., Garvin, A., Garsia, R. (2005). The uptake of HIV post-exposure prophylaxis within a sexual assault setting in Sydney, Australia. International Journal of STD and AIDS, 16(2), 108-111. [More Information]
  • Robotin, M., Law, M., Milliken, S., Goldstein, D., Garsia, R., Dolan, G., Kaldor, J., Grulich, A. (2004). Clinical characteristics and determinants of survival following AIDS- related non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma in a population-based case series in Sydney, Australia. HIV Medicine, 5, 377-384.
  • Robotin, M., Law, M., Milliken, S., Goldstein, D., Garsia, R., Dolan, G., Kaldor, J., Grulich, A. (2004). Clinical Features And Predictors Of Survival Of AIDS-Related Non-Hodgkin'S Lymphoma In A Population-Based Case Series In Sydney, Australia. HIV Medicine, 5(5), 377-384.
  • Batterham, M., Morgan-Jones, J., Greenop, P., Garsia, R., Gold, J., Caterson, I. (2003). Calculating energy requirements for men with HIV/AIDS in the era of highly active antiretroviral therapy. European Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 57(2), 209-217.
  • Isaacs, D., Garsia, R., Peat, B. (2003). HIV in pregnancy: Interests of the mother and the baby. Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health, 39(1), 60-66.
  • Grulich, A., Wan, X., Law, M., Milliken, S., Lewis, C., Garsia, R., Gold, J., Finalyson, R., Cooper, D., Kaldor, J. (2000). B-cell stimulation and prolonged immune deficiency are risk factors for non-Hodgkin's lymphoma in people with AIDS. AIDS, 14(2), 133-140.
  • Batterham, M., Garsia, R., Greenop, P. (2000). Dietary intake, serum lipids, insulin resistance and body composition in the era of highly active antiretroviral therapy 'Diet FRS Study'. AIDS, 14(12), 1839-1843.

Conferences

  • Kasmiran, K., Zomaya, A., Mazari, A., Garsia, R. (2014). SVM-enabled prognostic method for clinical decision making: The use of CD4 T-cell level and HIV-1 viral load for guiding treatment initiation and alteration. 23rd IEEE International Symposium on Computer-Based Medical Systems CBMS 2010, Piscataway, NJ: (IEEE) Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers. [More Information]
  • Kasmiran, K., Zomaya, A., Mazari, A., Garsia, R. (2012). A Bayesian Analysis on Historical Clinical Data Concerning Treatment Change for HIV/AIDS Patients. Fifth Australasian Workshop on Health Informatics and Knowledge Management (HIKM 2012), Sydney, Australia: ACM Digital Library.
  • Al Mazari, A., Zomaya, A., Charleston, M., Garsia, R. (2007). A Novel Algorithm for Adaptive and Neutral Evolutionary Patterns Associated with HIV Drug Resistance. 2007 IEEE/ACS International Conference on Computer Systems and Applications (AICCSA 2007). (IEEE) Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers.
  • Al Mazari, A., Zomaya, A., Charleston, M., Salem, H., Maher, A., Garsia, R. (2006). Immunological and Virological Responses Correlated with Evolution of Resistance in Patients Treated with Antiretroviral Agents. 18th Annual ASHM Conference.

2014

  • White, A., Taylor, R., McNeill, C., Garsia, R., Welgampola, M. (2014). Behçet's disease presenting as a peripheral vestibulopathy. Journal of Clinical Neuroscience, 21(6), 1060-1063. [More Information]
  • Kasmiran, K., Zomaya, A., Mazari, A., Garsia, R. (2014). SVM-enabled prognostic method for clinical decision making: The use of CD4 T-cell level and HIV-1 viral load for guiding treatment initiation and alteration. 23rd IEEE International Symposium on Computer-Based Medical Systems CBMS 2010, Piscataway, NJ: (IEEE) Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers. [More Information]

2013

  • Pollett, S., Wienholt, L., Lee, F., Adelstein, S., Macleod, C., Chen, R., Garsia, R. (2013). A case of HIV-1 slow seroconversion: diagnostic implications. International Journal of STD and AIDS, 24(2), 152-153. [More Information]
  • Chew, G., Sinha, U., Gatenby, P., DeMalmanche, T., Adelstein, S., Garsia, R., Hissaria, P., French, M., Wilson, A., Whittle, B., et al (2013). Autoimmunity in primary antibody deficiency is associated with protein tyrosine phosphatase nonreceptor type 22 (PTPN22). Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology, 131(4), 1130-1135. [More Information]
  • Blair, N., Parratt, J., Garsia, R., Brazier, D., Cremer, P. (2013). Inflammatory trigeminal nerve and tract lesions associated with inferior alveolar nerve anaesthesia. Journal of Clinical Neuroscience, 20(11), 1608-1610. [More Information]
  • Saunderson, R., Garsia, R., Headley, A., McCaughan, G., O'Toole, S., Strasser, S. (2013). Pentoxifylline-induced drug rash with eosinophilia and systemic symptoms (DRESS) in a patient with caffeine intolerance. Journal of Dermatological Case Reports, 7(3), 77-81. [More Information]
  • Barnett, M., Hardy, T., Garsia, R., Halmagyi, G., Lewis, S., Harrisberg, B., Fulham, M. (2013). Response to Letter to the Editor: Susac's syndrome. Journal of the Neurological Sciences, 314(1-2), 183-183. [More Information]
  • Low, A., Fowler, D., Manghani, M., Young, I., Garsia, R., Torzillo, P., Youssef, P., Celermajer, D. (2013). Screening and Treating Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension in a Tertiary Hospital-based Multidisciplinary Clinic: The First 200 Patients. Internal Medicine Journal, 43(1), 32-37. [More Information]

2012

  • Kasmiran, K., Zomaya, A., Mazari, A., Garsia, R. (2012). A Bayesian Analysis on Historical Clinical Data Concerning Treatment Change for HIV/AIDS Patients. Fifth Australasian Workshop on Health Informatics and Knowledge Management (HIKM 2012), Sydney, Australia: ACM Digital Library.
  • Gracey, D., Garsia, R., Britton, W., McKenzie, P. (2012). Rapid recovery of renal function after pulse steroid therapy in a human immunodeficiency virus-infected patient with glomerulonephritis. Internal Medicine Journal, 42(12), 1363-1365. [More Information]
  • Hardy, T., Barnett, M., Mohamed, A., Garsia, R., Davies, L. (2012). Severe Bickerstaffs encephalitis treated with Rituximab: Serum and CSF GQ1b antibodies. Journal of Neuroimmunology, 251(1/2), 107-109. [More Information]

2011

  • Byakwaga, H., Kelly, M., Purcell, D., French, M., Amin, J., Lewin, S., Haskelberg, H., Kelleher, A., Garsia, R., Boyd, M., et al (2011). Intensification of Antiretroviral Therapy With Raltegravir or Addition of Hyperimmune Bovine Colostrum in HIV-Infected Patients With Suboptimal CD4+ T-Cell Response: A Randomized Controlled Trial. The Journal of Infectious Diseases, 204(10), 1532-1540. [More Information]
  • Hardy, T., Garsia, R., Halmagyi, G., Lewis, S., Harrisberg, B., Fulham, M., Barnett, M. (2011). Tumour necrosis factor (TNF) inhibitor therapy in Susac's syndrome. Journal of the Neurological Sciences, 302(1-2), 126-128. [More Information]

2010

  • Garsia, R. (2010). HIV treatment, care and support in NSW: a work necessarily still in progress. NSW Public Health Bulletin, 21, 89-92. [More Information]

2009

  • Bhatt, N., Gudo, E., Sema, C., Bila, D., Di Mattei, P., Augusto, O., Garsia, R., Jani, I. (2009). Loss of correlation between HIV viral load and CD4+T-cell counts in HIV/HTLV-1 co-infection in treatment naive Mozambican patients. International Journal of STD and AIDS, 20(12), 863-868. [More Information]
  • Mitsuyasu, R., Merigan, T., Carr, A., Zack, J., Winters, M., Workman, C., Bloch, M., Lalezari, J., Garsia, R., Becker, S., et al (2009). Phase 2 gene therapy trial of an anti-HIV ribozyme in autologous CD34(+) cells. Nature Medicine, 15(3), 285-292. [More Information]

2007

  • Al Mazari, A., Zomaya, A., Charleston, M., Garsia, R. (2007). A Novel Algorithm for Adaptive and Neutral Evolutionary Patterns Associated with HIV Drug Resistance. 2007 IEEE/ACS International Conference on Computer Systems and Applications (AICCSA 2007). (IEEE) Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers.
  • Al Mazari, A., Zomaya, A., Charleston, M., Salem, H., Maher, A., Garsia, R. (2007). Lability of Antiretroviral Drug Resistance Mutations - Correlates with Immunological and Virologial Responses. Current HIV Research, 5(4), 430-439. [More Information]

2006

  • Viney, K., Stewart, K., Garsia, R. (2006). Bug Breakfast in the Bulletin: HIV in 2005: The current situation and directions for the future. NSW Public Health Bulletin, 17, 22-23. [More Information]
  • Al Mazari, A., Zomaya, A., Charleston, M., Salem, H., Maher, A., Garsia, R. (2006). Immunological and Virological Responses Correlated with Evolution of Resistance in Patients Treated with Antiretroviral Agents. 18th Annual ASHM Conference.

2005

  • Garsia, R. (2005). HIV in the lymphoid compartment. Journal of HIV therapy, 10(2), 10-15. [More Information]
  • Templeton, D., Davies, S., Garvin, A., Garsia, R. (2005). The uptake of HIV post-exposure prophylaxis within a sexual assault setting in Sydney, Australia. International Journal of STD and AIDS, 16(2), 108-111. [More Information]

2004

  • Robotin, M., Law, M., Milliken, S., Goldstein, D., Garsia, R., Dolan, G., Kaldor, J., Grulich, A. (2004). Clinical characteristics and determinants of survival following AIDS- related non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma in a population-based case series in Sydney, Australia. HIV Medicine, 5, 377-384.
  • Robotin, M., Law, M., Milliken, S., Goldstein, D., Garsia, R., Dolan, G., Kaldor, J., Grulich, A. (2004). Clinical Features And Predictors Of Survival Of AIDS-Related Non-Hodgkin'S Lymphoma In A Population-Based Case Series In Sydney, Australia. HIV Medicine, 5(5), 377-384.

2003

  • Batterham, M., Morgan-Jones, J., Greenop, P., Garsia, R., Gold, J., Caterson, I. (2003). Calculating energy requirements for men with HIV/AIDS in the era of highly active antiretroviral therapy. European Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 57(2), 209-217.
  • Isaacs, D., Garsia, R., Peat, B. (2003). HIV in pregnancy: Interests of the mother and the baby. Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health, 39(1), 60-66.

2000

  • Grulich, A., Wan, X., Law, M., Milliken, S., Lewis, C., Garsia, R., Gold, J., Finalyson, R., Cooper, D., Kaldor, J. (2000). B-cell stimulation and prolonged immune deficiency are risk factors for non-Hodgkin's lymphoma in people with AIDS. AIDS, 14(2), 133-140.
  • Batterham, M., Garsia, R., Greenop, P. (2000). Dietary intake, serum lipids, insulin resistance and body composition in the era of highly active antiretroviral therapy 'Diet FRS Study'. AIDS, 14(12), 1839-1843.

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