Current Staff

 

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Professor Elizabeth Elliott, Director
AM FAHMS MD MPhil MBBS FRACP FRCPCH FRCP

Professor Elliott founded the APSU in 1993 and has been the Director of the Unit since its inception. She is a Professor of Paediatrics and Child Health, Faculty of Medicine and Health Services at the University of Sydney and a consultant paediatrician at The Children's Hospital at Westmead.  Professor Elliott was awarded the Member of the Order of Australia in June 2008 for academic services to paediatrics and child health, research, education and the establishment of the Australian Paediatric Surveillance Unit.

Dr Anne Morris
Dr Anne Morris
Medical Director

Dr Guy Eslick
Dr Guy Eslick
Research Director

Dr Suzy Teutsch
Dr Suzy Teutsch
Research Fellow

Suzy joined the APSU in November 2017

Dr Carlos Nunez
Dr Carlos Nunez
Research Associate

Carlos joined the APSU in July 2018

Photo Melissa Cheung
Dr Melissa Cheung, Research Fellow
BPharm(Hons), PhD

Melissa joined the APSU in June 2019. Melissa is a Research Fellow at the APSU and the University of Sydney Children’s Hospital Westmead Clinical School, working in the area of Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder. She is the Registry Manager for the Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder Australian Registry. She completed a Bachelor of Pharmacy (Honours Class I) at the University of Sydney in 2013. After obtaining registration as a Pharmacist, Melissa returned to the University to undertake a PhD degree, which was awarded in 2019.

Mrs Dannielle Handel
Mrs Dannielle Handel
Research Office Manager

Dannielle joined the APSU in August 2015