Common problems in school-aged children

Latest Issue: December 2017

Fadzil, Fadzlin Mohd BMedSci, BMBS, MEmergMed, is Lecturer, Trauma and Emergency Department, U niversity of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

Fagan, Patricia MBBS, FAFPHM, is a public health medical officer (sexual health), Cairns Public Health Unit, Queensland Health, Cairns, Queensland

Fahey, Paul BSc, MMedStat, is a biostatistician, Queensland Institute of Medical Research, Royal Brisbane Hospital, Queensland

Fahridin, Salma Australian GP Statistics & Classification Centre, University of Sydney, New South Wales.

Fairley, Christopher K MBBS, PhD, is Professor of Sexual Health, Melbourne School of Population Health, University of Melbourne and Director, Melbourne Sexual Health Centre, Victoria.

Fallon, Anthony B BAppSc(Hons), PhD, FRCNA, is Senior Research Fellow, Department of Rural Health, Northern Rivers University, Lismore, New South Wales.

Fanaian, Mahnaz BSc, MSc, PhD, is Conjoint Lecturer, Centre for Primary Health Care and Equity, University of New South Wales

Farley, Rebecca BSc, MBBS, MPH, FRACGP, is a lecturer, Discipline of General Practice, University of Queensland, Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital, Queensland

Farmer, Elizabeth MBBS, FRACGP, PhD, was Roberta Williams Chair of Medicine and Dean, Graduate School of Medicine, University of Wollongong, New South Wales

Farrell, Emily BApHSc(IPHC), BMBS, FRACGP, is immediate past chair and a board director, General Practice Registrars Australia. She completed an academic post as part of her training.

Fasher, Michael MBBS, FACPsychMed, FRACGP(honorary) is a general practitioner, Blacktown, Conjoint Associate Professor, University of Western Sydney and Adjunct Associate Professor, University of Sydney, New South Wales.

Faulkner-Hogg, Kim PhD, APD, AN, is a dietitian, Allergy Unit, Department of Immunology, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Sydney, New South Wales.

Fauzi, Aishah Ahmad MBBS, MRehabMed, is clinical specialist and lecturer, Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Feberwee , Heide Marie MBChB, DA, FANZCA, FFPMANZCA, Acting Director, GCIPPC, Gold Coast Hospital and Health Service, Robina, QLD

Fejo, Aleeta BMBS, BSc, is National Indigenous General Practice Registrar Liaison Officer, NTGPE Ltd, and a general practice registrar, Humpty Doo, Northern Territory.

Feldman, Kymm MD, CCFP, MHSc, is Assistant Professor, Department of Family and Community Medicine University of Toronto.

Felton-Busch, Catrina BA, is Indigenous Studies Coordinator, Mount Isa Centre for Rural and Remote Health, James Cook University, Mount Isa, Queensland.

Fenner, Peter AM MD(London), DRCOG, FACTM, FRCGP, is a general practitioner and Associate Professor, School of Public Health, Tropical Medicine and Rehabilitation Sciences, James Cook University, Mackay, Queensland.

Fernandez, Miguel MBBS, MRCS (Eng), PhD, Academic Clinical Fellow in Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery, University Hospitals Coventry and Warwickshire NHS Trust and Warwick Orthopaedics, University of Warwick, UK

Fernandez-Crehuet, Pablo MD, PhD, Consultant Dermatologist, Dermatology, Hospital Alto Guadalquivir, Andujar, Jaen, Spain

Fernández-Peñas, Pablo MD, PhD, FACD, is Associate Professor, University of Sydney, Sydney Medical School Westmead and Department of Dermatology, Westmead Hospital, New South Wales.

Fernando, Suran MBBS, BSc(Med), PhD, FRACP, FRCPA, is Head, Department of Clinical Immunology, Royal North Shore Hospital, St Leonards, New South Wales

Ferrari, Robert MD, FRCPC, FACP, is Clinical Professor, Department of Medicine, Research Transition Facility, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada.

Fessa, Chris MBBS, is Research Associate, Department of Dermatology, Westmead Hospital, New South Wales.

Fethers, Kath A MBBS, MM, FAChSHM, is a sexual health physician, Melbourne Sexual Health Centre, Victoria.

Field, Barbara MD, FAFRM, MPH, BA, is Visiting Medical Officer, Rehabilitation Medicine, Westmead Hospital, Sydney, New South Wales

Fisher, Louise BA (Hons), MBBS, FRACGP, General Practitioner, Bingara Medical Centre, NSW

Fisher, Therese MBBS, is a general practitioner in aged care, the Royal Australian Air Force Association, Merriwa, Western Australia

Fitridge, Rob MBBS, MS, FRACS, is Professor of Vascular Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Adelaide, South Australia and Department of Vascular Surgery, The Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Adelaide, South Australia

Fitzgerald, Michael BMath, is a statisician, University of Newcastle, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, United Kingdom

Fitzgerald, Paul B MBBS, MPM, PhD, FRANZCP, is Professor of Psychiatry, Monash Alfred Psychiatry Research Centre, Alfred Health, Melbourne, Victoria.

Fitzpatrick, Cliona BSc (Nutritional Sciences), MA (Health Promotion) , Research and Evaluation Consultant, Data and Evaluation Unit, Heart Foundation, Melbourne, VIC

Flanagan, Damian MBBS, MWell, is a general practitioner, West Rosebud, Chair, Peninsula GP Network and a lecturer, RMIT, Victoria.

Fletcher, Susan PGDipPsych, is a Research Assistant and PhD candidate, Australian Centre for Posttraumatic Mental Health, Department of Psychiatry, University of Melbourne, Victoria

Foden, Neil MBChB (Hons), is senior house officer in otolaryngology, Royal National Throat Nose and Ear Hospital, London, United Kingdom

Fogarty, Alison MSocSc(Env&Plan), GreenClinic, is Coordinator, Australian Conservation Foundation, Fitzroy, Victoria.

Fois, Romano A BPharm, PhD, MPS, is Lecturer, Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Sydney, New South Wales.

Foley, Fiona M BSc(Hons), is Senior Research Officer, Monash Alfred Psychiatry Research Centre, Alfred Health, Melbourne, Victoria.

Fong, Anthony MBBS, BOptom, is Clinical Fellow, City Eye Centre, Brisbane, Queensland.

Foo, Lea MBBS, MPsych, FRANZCP, is an Addiction Psychiatry Registrar, Turning Point Alcohol and Drug Services, Eastern Health, Melbourne, Victoria

Fooks, Lachlan BPhysio, MSports Physio, APA Sports Physiotherapist, Olympic Park Sports Medicine Centre, Melbourne, VIC

Forbes, David BA (Hons), MA (Clin Psych), PhD, is Director, Australian Centre for Posttraumatic Mental Health, Department of Psychiatry, University of Melbourne, Victoria.

Forehan, Simon FRACP, is an endocrinologist, Melbourne Thyroid Centre and a visiting endocrinologist, Royal Melbourne Hospital and the Royal Women’s Hospital, Victoria.

Foreman, Linda MBBS, MPH, FRACGP, is a general practitioner, and GP Adviser, General Practice Network South, Adelaide, South Australia.

Forrest, Laura PhD, is a Postdoctoral Fellow, Australian Primary Health Care Research Institute, Australian National University, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory

Forsdike-Young, Kirsty BA (Hons) PgDipLaw PgDipLegalPractice, Senior Research Assistant, General Practice and Primary Health Care Academic Centre, The University of Melbourne, Carlton, VIC.

Foster, Mark FRACGP, is Chief Executive Officer, GP Access, Newcastle, New South Wales

Frame, Cara MBBS, FRACGP, is a general practitioner, AMS Redfern, Sydney, New South Wales.

Frank, Oliver MBBS, PhD, FRACGP, FACHI, General practitioner, Oakden Medical Centre, Hillcrest, SA, and University Senior Research Fellow, Discipline of General Practice, School of Population Health, The University of Adelaide, SA

Franklin, Janet BMed, BSc(Hons), MN u, APD, PhD, is Senior Dietician, Metabolism and Obesity Services, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Camperdown, New South Wales

Franklin, Richard C BSc, MSocSc, PhD, is Associate Professor, Injury Prevention and Safety Promotion, Anton Breinl Centre for Public Health and Tropical Medicine and Rehabilitation Sciences, Townsville, Queensland

Franks , Zanna BAppHealthSC, MBBS, Obstetrics and Gynaecology resident, Gold Coast University Hospital, and lecturer, Griffith University, Gold Coast, QLD.

Fraser, Anne BA, GDipPsych(Org), MClinPsych, is a clinical psychologist, State Child Development Centre, Western Australia.

Frawley, Ciaran Research Assistant, Primary Health Services, Townsville Aboriginal and Islander Health Service, Townsville, QLD

Frayne, Jacqueline MBBS, DRANZCOG, FRACGP, MMed(WmnHlth), GCIM, is GP Medical Officer, Childbirth and Mental Illness Antenatal Clinic, King Edward Memorial Hospital for Women, Perth, Western Australia.

Fredericks, Trinity BSc(Hons) is a program officer, Sexual Health and Blood-borne Virus Program, Communicable Disease Control Directorate, Health Department of Western Australia.

Freed, Gary L MD, MPH is Australian-American Health Policy Fellow, Australian Health Workforce Institute, University of Melbourne and Professor of Paediatrics and Child Health Policy, University of Michigan, United States of America.

Freed, Gary MD MPH, Professor, Director, Health Systems and Workforce Unit, Center for Health Policy, Center for Health Policy, The University of Melbourne, Parkville, VIC.

Freedman, Saul Benedict OAM, MBBS, PhD, FRACP, FCSANZ, FACC, FESC, Professor of Cardiology, Concord Repatriation General Hospital; Head of Vascular Biology Group, ANZAC Research Institute, University of Sydney, NSW; and Adjunct Professor, School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, VIC

Freeman, Christopher BPharm, GDipClinPharm, AACPA, MPS, is a pharmacist, Brisbane, Queensland

Freeman, Toby PhD, is Senior Research Officer, Southgate Institute for Health, Society and Equity, Flinders University, Adelaide, South Australia

Frei, Matthew MBBS, FAChAM, Clinical Director, Turning Point & Eastern Alcohol and Drug Services, Eastern Health, Melbourne, Victoria

French, Simon MPH BAppSc (Chiro) PhD, Assistant Professor, Canadian Chiropractic Research Foundation Professorship in Rehabilitation Therapy School of Rehabilitation Therapy, Faculty of Health Sciences Queen’s University, Ontario, Canada and NHMRC Early Career Research Fellow, Centre for Health, Exercise and Sports Medicine The University of Melbourne, VIC

Fry, Jennifer BAppSc (OccTher), MAppSc (OccHlthPrac), Research Officer, Beyond Medical Education, Bendigo, VIC

Fryer, Gary PhD, BAppSc (Osteo), Associate Professor, Discipline Group Leader, Osteopathy, College of Health and Biomedicine, Victoria University, Melbourne, VIC

Fui, Mark Ng Tang MBBS, BMedSC, FRACP, Consultant Endocrinologist, Department of Endocrinology, Austin Health, Melbourne, VIC

Fung, Colman Siu-Cheung FHKAM(Fam Med), MPH, FRACGP, FHKCFP, MBBS, is Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Family Medicine and Primary Care, Li Ka Shing Faculty of Medicine, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, China

Furler, John PhD, FRACGP, is Senior Research Fellow, Department of General Practice, University of Melbourne, Victoria.