Common problems in school-aged children

Latest Issue: December 2017

Ambulatory Blood Pressure Monitoring Consensus Committee, National Heart Foundation and High Blood Pressure Research Council of Australia Geoffrey A Head, Monash University Baker IDI Heart and Diabetes Institute, Melbourne, Victoria; Barry P M cGrath, Department of Medicine, Southern Health, Melbourne, Victoria; Anastasia S Mihailidou, Department of Cardiology and the Kolling Institute of Medical Research, Royal North Shore Hospital and the University of Sydney, New South Wales; Mark R Nelson, Discipline of General Practice, School of Medicine, University of Tasmania and Menzies Research Institute Tasmania; Markus P Schlaich, Neurovascular Hypertension & Kidney Disease, Baker IDI Heart and Diabetes Institute, Melbourne, Victoria; Michael Stowasser University of Queensland School of Medicine, Princess Alexandra Hospital, Brisbane, Queensland; Arduino A Mangoni, Division of Applied Medicine, University of Aberdeen, United Kingdom; Diane Cowley, University of Queensland School of Medicine, Princess Alexandra Hospital, Brisbane, Queensland; Alison Wilson, Heart Foundation, Melbourne, Victoria.

Naccarella, Lucio BSc (Psych), GradDipMHS, PhD, NHMRC Postdoctoral Training Fellowship and Senior Research Fellow, The Australian Health Workforce Institute, Melbourne School of Population and Global Health, The University of Melbourne, Victoria

Nagle, Cate PhD, MPH, BAppSc(AdvNsg), RM, is Senior Lecturer, School of Nursing and Midwifery, Deakin University, Geelong, Victoria.

Naim, Mark MB, ChB, FRACGP is a general practitioner, Uclinic, Sydney, New South Wales.

Nakata, Yoko BNSc, MNPS, is a clinical nurse consultant – HIV/AIDS and sexual health, Men’s and Women’s Health Program, Thursday Island Primary Health Care Centre, Queensland

Nalliah, Sivalingam PMP, KMN,DPMP, MBBS(Mal), FRCOG(Lond), FAMM(Mal), MEd, is a consultant obstetrician and gynecologist and Head, Division of Human Development and Population Health, Clinical School, International Medical University, Jalan Rasah, Seremban, Malaysia

Nami, Mohammad Torabi MD, PhD, is Lecturer, Department of Neuroscience, School of Advanced Medical Science and Technologies, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran.

Nanan, Ralph DrMed Habil(Germ), FRACP, is Professor and Chair of Paediatrics and Sub-Dean of Research, Discipline of Paediatrics, Sydney Medical School – Nepean, University of Sydney, New South Wales.

Nankervis, Alison MBBS MD FRACP, is Clinical Head, Diabetes, Department of Diabetes and Endocrinology, Royal Melbourne Hospital, Victoria

Naoum, Chris MBS, BS c, is Senior Cardiology Registrar, Department of Cardiology, Concord Hospital, Concord, New South Wales.

Napier, Jemina PhD, Professor and Chair of Intercultural Communication, Department of Languages & Intercultural Studies, Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh, Scotland, and Adjunct Professor, Department of Linguistics, Macquarie University, Sydney, New South Wales

Naranjo-Sintes, Ramon MD, PhD, Head, Department of Dermatology, San Cecilio University Hospital, Granada, Spain

Narayanasamy, Shanti BA(Hons), BSc, is a medical student, Medical School, Australian National University, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory.

Narendranathan, Ramanathan MBBS, DCH, PhD, FRACGP, FACTM, is a general practitioner, Melbourne, RACGP representative at the Australian Resuscitation Council and former staff specialist in emergency medicine, Lyell McEwen Health Service, South Australia.

Nash, Louise MBBS(Hons), BA, DipObs, FRANZCP, is a psychiatrist, New South Wales Institute of Psychiatry, Brain and Mind Research Institute, University of Sydney, and Greater Western Area Health Service, Dubbo, New South Wales.

Naughton, Matthew T MD, FRACP, is a respiratory and sleep physician, Department of Allergy, Immunology and Respiratory Medicine, Alfred Hospital and Monash University Melbourne, Victoria.

Neale, Rachel PhD, Associate Professor, Queensland Institute of Medical Research, Brisbane, QLD

Nedeljkovic, Maja BSc(Hons), MPsych(Clin Psych), PhD, MAPS, is a Lecturer, Brain and Psychological Sciences Centre, Faculty of Life and Social Sciences, Swinburne University of Technology, Melbourne, Victoria.

Neilson, Amy A MBBS, BSc, MPH&TM, is Principal House Officer, Department of Emergency Medicine, Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital, Queensland.

Nelson, Mark MBBS(Hons), MFM, FRACGP, FAFPHM, PhD, is Professor and Chair, Discipline of General Practice and senior member, Menzies Research Institute Tasmiania, University of Tasmania, Hobart, Tasmania

Nepal, Binod MA, PhD, is Research Fellow, NATSEM, University of Canberra, Australian Capital Territory.

Neubeck, Lis PhD, RN, BA (Hons), Senior Research Fellow, Cardiovascular Division, The George Institute for Global Health and Senior Lecturer, Sydney Nursing School, University of Sydney, NSW

Neugut, Alfred DrPH, MPH, BS, Professor, New York Presbyterian Hospital and Columbia University Medical Center of Epidemiology, New York, USA

Newland, Jamee BSocSci, Master of Policy Studies, is research assistant and PhD student, National Centre in HIV Social Research, The University of New South Wales, Sydney, New South Wales

Newman, Christy E BA (Hons), PhD, is Senior Research Fellow, Centre for Social Research in Health, The University of New South Wales, Sydney, New South Wales.

Newman, Douglas MBBS MRCP FRCOphth, Ophthalmologist, Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Trust, Cambridge UK

Newman, Henry MBBS, FRACP, FCSANZ, is a cardiologist, Liverpool Hospital, Sydney, New South Wales

Newton, J Richard MBChB, MRCPsych, FRANZCP, Medical Director, Mental Health Clinical Service Unit, Austin Health, Melbourne, VIC

Newton, Phillip J BN(Hons), PhD, is a Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Curtin Health Research institute, Centre for Cardiovascular and Chronic Care, Curtin University of Technology, Sydney, New South Wales.

Ng, Ching Luen MBBS, FRACGP, FHKCFP, FHKAM, is Associate Consultant, Department of Family Medicine, Kowloon West Cluster, Hospital Authority, Hong Kong.

Ng, Chirk-Jenn MBBS, MMed(FamMed), PhD, is Associate Professor, Primary Care Department, University Malaya, Medical Faculty, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

Ng, Jonathan MBBS, MBiomedSci, is Honorary Research Fellow, Victorian Melanoma Service, The Alfred Hospital, Prahran, Victoria.

Ng, Jonathon MBBS, PhD, is an ophthalmology trainee, Eye and Vision Epidemiology Research Group, Centre for Health Services Research, University of Western Australia

Ng, Shu-Kay BSc, MScSt, PhD, is Senior Lecturer in Biostatistics, School of Medicine, Griffith University, Logan, Queensland.

Ng , Bradley MBChB, FRANZCP, Consultant Psychiatrist, GCIPPC, Gold Coast Hospital and Health Service, Robina, QLD

Ngian, Gene-Siew MBB S(Hons), is Rheumatology Fellow, Department of Rheumatology, Royal Melbourne Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria.

Nguyen, Ethan MBBS, is a medical registrar, Department of Ophthalmology, Concord Hospital, Sydney, New South Wales

Nguyen, James Ngoc Huong MBBS, is a general practitioner, Springvale, Victoria

Nguyen, Thinh MBBS, FRANZCP, CertChildAdolPsych, is Consultant Psychiatrist, Department of Psychological Medicine, King Edward Memorial Hospital for Women, Perth, Western Australia.

Nickless, Tristan BA(Hons), BBus, MSpPath, CPSP, is National Advisor – Private Practice, Speech Pathology Australia and Director, Word By Mouth Speech Pathology, Victoria.

Nicklin, Sean FRACS, is Visiting Medical Officer, Sydney Hospital Hand Unit, New South Wales

Nicolopoulos, Jenny MBBS, FACD, Dermatology Consultant, Dermatology, Royal Melbourne Hospital, Parkville, VIC

Nielsen, Nathan MBBS(Hons), BAppSc(Hons), is Resident Medical Officer, Princess Alexandra Hospital, Brisbane, Queensland.

Nielsen, Suzanne PhD, is Senior Research Fellow, Turning Point Alcohol and Drug Centre, Eastern Health and Monash University, Melbourne, Victoria

Nightingale, Rachael BExSc (Hons), MBBS, General Surgery resident, Gold Coast University Hospital, Gold Coast, QLD

Nirenberg, Alexander MBBS, BSc, FRCPath, FRCPA,FIAC, Diplomam in Dermatology, Director of Pathology Education, Australasian College of Cutaneous Oncology, Belmont, VIC

Nixon, Gillian M MBChB, MD, FRACP, Paediatric Respiratory and Sleep Physician, Department of Paediatrics, Monash University, Melbourne, VIC; Melbourne Children’s Sleep Centre, Monash Children’s Hospital, Melbourne, VIC; The Ritchie Centre, MIMR-PHI Institute of Medical Research, Melbourne, VIC.

Noakes, Manny BSc, GradDipNutrDiet, PhD, is Senior Research Dietician and Research Scientist, CSIRO Division of Human Nutrition, Adelaide, South Australia.

Noble, William PhD, is Professor of Psychology, Discipline of Psychology, University of New England, Armidale, New South Wales.

Noffsinger, Ed PhD, former vice-president of SMAs & Group-Based Chronic Disease Management at Harvard Vanguard Medical Associates/Atrius Health and originator of the DIGMA & PSMA models, Santa Cruz, CA, USA

Nolan, Terry AO PhD FRACP FAFPHM, Professorial Research Fellow, Murdoch Children’s Research Institute, Head, Vaccine and Immunisation Research Group (VIRgo), and Professor and Head, Melbourne School of Population and Global Health Department of General Medicine, Royal Children’s Hospital, Melbourne, VIC.

Nordin, Salleh MD, MPH, MPHM, is Senior Medical Researcher, Institute for Health Systems Research, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

Nori, Annapurna MBBS, FRACGP, MSc, FAFPHM, is Public Health Medical Officer, Nunkuwarrin Yunti of South Australia Inc, Adelaide, South Australia.

Norris, Diana MBBS, BaSci (Physiotherapy), Clinical Research Fellow, Royal Melbourne Hospital, VIC

Nowson, Caryl PhD, DipNut&Diet, BSc, is Professor of Nutrition and Ageing, Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research, School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences, Deakin University, Victoria.

Nydam, Kees MBBS, FACEM, FAChAM, AFRACMA, MMEd, is Clinical Director, Alcohol, Tobacco & Other Drugs Service, Bundaberg Hospital, Queensland.