Common problems in school-aged children

Latest Issue: December 2017

Johns, Melissa is 38 years of age, the mother of a fit and healthy 8 year old, and married to a supportive partner. She has worked part time for many years in the indigenous policy arena, and hopes to move into other policy areas. She tries not to let rheumatoid arthritis take over her life, and is confident that a cure will be found in the next 20 years.

Jackson, Claire MBBS, MD, MPH, CertHEcon, GradCert Management, FRACGP, FAICD, Director, Centres for Primary Care Reform Research Excellence, and Professor in Primary Care Research, Discipline of General Practice, School of Medicine, University of Queensland, QLD.

Jackson, Kate MBBS, DTM+H, FRCA, FAChPM (RACP), FFPMANZCA, Director, Supportive and Palliative Care, Monash Health and Monash University, Clayton, VIC.

Jackson, Yves MD, MPH, PhD Division of primary care, Department of community medicine, primary care and emergency medicine, Geneva University Hospitals and University of Geneva, Switzerland

Jacobson, Nathan DO, is a consultant, Department of Family Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, United States of America

Jaén Olasolo, Pedro MD, PhD, is Chief, Department of Dermatology, Ramon y Cajal University Hospital, Madrid, Spain.

Jagnoor , Jagnoor BDS, MPH, PhD, Postdoctoral Fellow, Rehabilitation Studies Unit, Kolling Institute, Royal North Shore Hospital, University of Sydney, St Leonards, NSW.

Jalaludin, Bin B PhD, FAFPHM, MRCP(UK), is Director, Centre for Research, Evidence Management and Surveillance, Sydney South West Area Health Service, and Conjoint Professor, School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of New South Wales

Jalleh, Geoffrey MPH, BCom(Hons), is Associate Director, Centre for Behavioural Research in Cancer Control, Curtin University, Perth, Western Australia

Jamali, Sadiq BSc, MD, is an advanced trainee, Australasian College For Emergency Medicine, Emergency Department, Prince of Wales Hospital, Sydney, New South Wales.

James, Jenny MBBS, DCH, MPM, is a general practitioner and GP trainer, Aboriginal Medical Service Western Sydney, Mt Druitt, New South Wales

Janamian, Tina PhD, MMedSc, GCELead, BSc, Senior Program Manager, APHCRI Centre of Research Excellence, Discipline of General Practice, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, QLD

Janca, Aleksandar MD, MSc, FRCPsych, FRANZCP, is Professor and Head, School of Psychiatry and Clinical Neurosciences, University of Western Australia

Jane, Fiona MBBS, is a Research Fellow, Women’s Health Research Program, School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, Victoria.

Janus, Edward MD, PhD, FRACP, FRCPA, is Professor, Greater Green Triangle Department of Rural Health, Flinders and Deakin Universities, Warrnambool, and Director, Department of General Internal Medicine, Western Hospital, Footscray, Victoria

Jayasinghe, Rohan MBBS(Hons), MSpM, PhD, FRACP, FCSANZ, MBA, is Professor of Cardiology, Griffith University and Director of Cardiac Services/Cardiology, Gold Coast Health, Queensland.

Jayasinghe, Upali W MSc, PhD, is Senior Research Fellow, Centre for Primary Health Care and Equity, University of New South Wales

Jefford, Michael MBBS, MPH, MHlthServMt, PhD, FRACP, is Associate Professor, Division of Haematology and Medical Oncology, Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre and Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences, University of Melbourne, and Cancer Information and Support Service, Cancer Council Victoria

Jerums, George MBBS, FRACP, MD, is Professorial Fellow and endocrinologist, University of Melbourne, Victoria.

Jiwa, Moyez MA, MD, MRCGP, FRACGP, is Professor of Health Innovation, Curtin Health Innovation Research Institute, Curtin University of Technology, Perth, Western Australia.

Johanson, R Paul MBBS, MPH, FRACGP, FARGP, DRANZCOG, is a general practitioner, Majellan Medical Centre, Scarborough, Queensland.

Johnson, Caroline MBBS, FRACGP is Lecturer, Department of General Practice, The University of Melbourne, Victoria

Johnson, David A MSocSc, is a PhD candidate, School of Population Health, Discipline of General Practice, University of Adelaide, South Australia

Johnson, Maree BAppSci, MAppSci, PhD, is Research Professor, College of Health and Science, University of Western Sydney, New South Wales

Johnston, Fay H BMBS, DipObs, DA(UK), FAFPHM, FACRRM, PhD, is a general practitioner and NHMRC Fellow, Menzies Research Institute, Hobart, Tasmania

Johnston, Luke BA(Hons), is research assistant, Clinical Research Unit for Anxiety and Depression, School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales, Sydney, New South Wales

Johnston-Ata’Ata, Kate MIMH, MPubPol, BA(Hons), BComm, is Senior Research Assistant, Department of General Practice, University of Melbourne, Victoria

Jolley, Gwyneth MSc(PHC), is Senior Research Officer, Southgate Institute for Health, Society and Equity, Flinders University, Adelaide, South Australia.

Jones, Brendan BArch(Hons), is Director, antarctica, Melbourne, Victoria.

Jones, Frank MBBCh, FRACGP, FACRRM, is a general practitioner, Mandurah and Adjunct Associate Professor, General Practice and Primary Care Research Unit, School of Medicine, University of Notre Dame, Fremantle, Western Australia.

Jones, Graeme MBBS (Hons), FRACP, MMedSc, MD, FAFPHM, Professor, Menzies Institute for Medical Research, University of Tasmania, Hobart, TAS

Jones, Katy A PhD, BA(Hons), is Senior Research Fellow, Turning Point Alcohol and Drug Centre, Eastern Health and Monash University, Melbourne, Victoria

Jones, Kay M BSW, MT+D, PhD, is Senior Research Fellow and Project Manager, Department of General Practice, Faculty of Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences, Monash University, Melbourne, Victoria.

Jones, Lester E MScMed (PM), PhD candidate, Judith Lumley Centre, La Trobe University, Melbourne, VIC

Jones, Penelope RN, GradDipEpid, is Manager, Victorian Spleen Registry, The Alfred, Melbourne, Victoria.

Jones, Peter PhD, is Director, Richardson Centre for Functional Foods and Nutraceuticals, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada

Jones, Rachel MBBS, Medical Registrar, Flinders Medical Centre, Medicine, Bedford Park, SA

Jones, Russell BSc, DipEd, BEd(Hons), PhD, is Director of Assessment, The Royal Australian College of General Practitioners, and Professor, Centre for Medical and Health Science Education, Monash University, Victoria.

Jones, Sandra C BA, MBA, PostGradDipHlthProm, MPH, MAssessEval, PhD, is Director, Centre for Health Initiatives, University of Wollongong, New South Wales

Joseph, Theo MBBS, is consultant in otolaryngology, Royal National Throat Nose and Ear Hospital, London, United Kingdom

Joyce, Sarah BHlthSci (Hons), BComm, PhD, manager, Epidemiology Branch, System Policy and Planning Division, WA Department of Health, Perth, WA.

Joyce, Terry RN, PhD, is a research academic, Discipline of General Practice, University of Newcastle, New South Wales.

Joyner, Beres MBBS, BA, MHP, FRACGP, FAFPHM, is Director, Rehabilitation and Aged Care, Central Queensland Health Service District, Rockhampton, Queensland

Jureidini, Jon MBBS, FRANZCP Ph.D is a child psychiatrist, Women’s and Children’s Hospital, Department of Psychological Medicine, Adelaide, South Australia