Common problems in school-aged children

Latest Issue: December 2017

Tabet, Eddy BSc (Adv), LLB (Hons I), MBBS (Hons), Advanced Trainee in Endocrinology, Department of Endocrinology, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Sydney, and Clinical Associate Lecturer, University of Sydney, NSW

Tadros, Rami MBBS, FRACP, is an advanced trainee in clinical pharmacology, Department of Clinical Pharmacology, The Royal Adelaide Hospital, South Australia.

Taft, Angela BA, Dip Ed (Melbourne), MPH (Monash), PhD (ANU), Professor, Director, Faculty of Health Sciences, School of Nursing and Midwifery, Judith Lumley Centre, Latrobe University, Melbourme, VIC

Taggart, Jane MPH, BEd, Dip PE, is a Research Fellow, Centre for PHC and Equity, University of New South Wales, Sydney, New South Wales

Tai, Hwei-Mei MD, is attending physician, Division of Chest, Department of Internal Medicine, Saint Mary’s Hospital, Yilan, Taiwan, Republic of China

Tait, Paul BPharm, MClinPharm, MSHP, Advanced Practice Pharmacist (Palliative Care), Southern Adelaide Palliative Services, Repatriation General Hospital, Adelaide, SA

Taksdal, Silje E MInfDis, is project officer, Prevention & Control Program, Communicable Disease Control Directorate, WA Department of Health, Perth, Western Australia

Talaulikar, Dipti MBBS, PhD, FRACP, FRACPA, Grad Cert HE, Haematology Department of Haematology Staff Specialist, Canberra Hospital, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory

Tam, Chun Wah Michael BSc (Med) MBBS MMH (GP) FRACGP, Staff Specialist in General Practice, General Practice Unit, South Western Sydney Local Health District; Conjoint Senior Lecturer, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW; RACGP National Research and Evaluation Ethics Committee, NSW.

Tan, Eleanor MPH, BBiomedSc, is a research assistant, Department of General Practice, University of Melbourne, Victoria.

Tan, Heather PhD, MGrief&PCCouns, BSc, GradDipEd, CCPE, is Research Fellow, Palliative Care Research Team, School of Nursing and Midwifery, Monash University, Melbourne, Victoria

Tan, Melissa MBBS, BMedSci, MPH, is Publications Fellow at Australian Family Physician, an academic general practice registrar at The University of Melbourne and general practice registrar in Sunbury, Victoria

Tan, Meng MBBS, BSc, FRACP, Neurologist, Department of Neurology, Royal Melbourne Hospital; Department of Medicine, The University of Melbourne, VIC.

Tan, Michelle BMedSc, MBBS, FRACGP, DCH, DPD (Cardiff), General Practitioner, Crows Nest Medical Practice, Crows Nest, NSW

Tang, George Wen-Gin BMed, GradDipHPE, MHA, FRACGP, is a general practitioner and Conjoint Senior Lecturer, University of New South Wales

Tang, Mimi LK MBBS, PhD, FRACP, FRCPA, FAAAAI, is Director, Department of Allergy and Immunology, Royal Children’s Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria

Tarzia, Laura BCA, PGradDipArts (Socio), GradDipArts (Socio), PhD, Research Fellow, General Practice and Primary Health Care Academic Centre, The University of Melbourne, Carlton, VIC

Tassone, Peter BChB, FRCS , is a head and neck consultant, Department of Otolaryngology, Western Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria.

Taylor, Claire J MBChB(Edin), AMC, MS(Trans), is an advanced trainee in urology, Western General Hospital, Footscray, Victoria

Taylor, Hugh AC, FRANZCO, is Harold Mitchell Chair of Indigenous Eye Health, School of Indigenous Health, University of Melbourne, Victoria

Taylor, Miriam T BA, DipEd, MLitt, is Education Coordinator, Queensland Centre for Intellectual and Developmental Disability Service, School of Medicine, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland

Taylor, S Caroline AM PhD, is Professor and Foundation Chair in Social Justice, Edith Cowan University, Perth, Western Australia.

Taylor , Simone PharmD, GC CRM, Senior Pharmacist, Emergency Medicine and Research, Pharmacy Department, Austin Health, Heidelberg, VIC.

Teede, Helena J MBBS, FRACP, PhD, is Director of Research, Jean Hailes Foundation for Women’s Health, Professor of Women’s Health and Site Director, School of Public Health and Preventative Medicine, Monash University and Head of Diabetes, Southern Health Melbourne, Victoria.

Teichtahl, Andrew J MBBS (Hons), BPhysio (Hons), Advanced Rheumatology Trainee, Department of Rheumatology, The Royal Melbourne Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria

Temple-Smith, Meredith DHSc, MPH, BSc, is Associate Professor and Director, Research Training, General Practice, University of Melbourne, Victoria.

Teng, Cheong Lieng MBBS, MMed, FRACGP, is Professor, Department of Family Medicine, International Medical University, Negeri Sembilan, Malaysia.

Tennant, Chris MBBS, MPH, DPH, MRCPsych, MD, is Emeritus Professor of Psychiatry, University of Sydney, Royal North Shore Hospital, New South Wales

Tenni, Michael MBBS, RACOG, FACRRM, is a general practitioner, Bendigo Community Health Services, Victoria

Teo, Shyh Poh MBChB, FRACP, Consultant Geriatrician and Physician, Older Persons and Rehabilitation Services, Hutt Valley DHB, Lower Hutt, New Zealand.

Teubner, David BMBS, FACEM, M Clin Epi, Senior Staff Specialist, Flinders Medical Centre, Emergency, Bedford Park, SA

Thakkar, Swetha MBBS, DCH, is a paediatric registrar, Discipline of Paediatrics, Sydney Medical School – Nepean, University of Sydney, New South Wales

Thani-Gasalam, Ruban Department of Urology, Hôpital Saint Joseph, Paris, France

Then, Shih-Ning LLM(Dist), LLB(Hons), BSc, is Lecturer, Faculty of Law, Queensland University of Technology.

Thepwongsa , Isaraporn MD, MFM, General practice, School of Primary Health Care, Monash University, Notting Hill, VIC.

Thesing, Cathy BSc, MND, PostgradDipPublicHealth, is a dietician and Director, Melbourne Dietetic Centre, Victoria

Thistlethwaite, Jill E MBBS, PhD, FRAGP, FRACGP, is Professor of Medical Education, The University of Queensland, School of Medicine, Brisbane, Queensland.

Thomas, Merlin MBChB, PhD, FRACP is NHMRC Senior Research Fellow, Baker IDI Heart and Diabetes Institute, Melbourne, Victoria

Thomas, Rae PhD, is Senior Research Fellow, Centre for Research in Evidence-Based Practice, Bond University, Gold Coast, Queensland

Thomas, Shane PhD MAPS, Vice Chancellor’s Professorial Fellow; Executive Director and Associate President (International Academic Development), Office of the Vice Chancellor; Professor of Primary Health Care Research; Director of the Problem Gambling Research and Treatment Centre; Honorary Professor, Peking University; Monash University, Clayton, Victoria

Thompson, Alexander MBBS, FRACP, PhD, is Head of Hepatology Research and a gastroenterologist, Department of Gastroenterology, St Vincent’s Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria

Thompson, John F MD, FRACS, FACS, is Professor of Surgery (Melanoma and Surgical Oncology), University of Sydney, Executive Director, Melanoma Institute Australia and Head, Department of Melanoma and Surgical Oncology, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, New South Wales.

Thompson, John MD, FRACS, Professor of Melanoma and Surgical Oncology, Melanoma Institute Australia, North Sydney, NSW

Thompson, Les C FRACS (Urol), Urologist, Wesley Hospital, Wesley Medical Centre, Brisbane, QLD.

Thompson, Sandra MBBS, FAFPHM, PhD, is Director, Combined Universities Centre for Rural Health, University of Western Australia, Geraldton, Western Australia

Thomson, Amanda MBBS, FRACP, FRCPA, is a transfusion medicine specialist, Australian Red Cross Blood Service, Sydney, New South Wales

Thomson, Jennifer MBBS, MBA, FRACGP, is Associate Professor in General Practice, Australian National University, School of General Practice, Rural and Indigenous Health, The Canberra Hospital, Australian Capital Territory.

Thong, Ian MBBS, FRACGP, BSc(Hons), PhD, is Pain Fellow, Royal North Shore Pain Medicine, Sydney, New South Wales

Thuraisingham, Chandramani MBBS, FAFP, FRACGP, AM, DRM, PDOH, is Senior Lecturer, Department of Family Medicine, Clinical School, International Medical University, Jalan Rasah, Seremban, Malaysia

Tideman, Philip FRACP, Clinical Director, Integrated Cardiovascular Clinical Network CHSA, Bedford Park, SA

Tieman, Jennifer BSc(Hons), MBA, is Director, CareSearch, Department of Palliative and Supportive Services, Flinders University, Repatriation General Hospital, Adelaide, South Australia.

Tiernan, Siobhan MBBS, General Practitioner, Camp Hill Healthcare, Brisbane, QLD

Tietz, Lori is course administrator, Master of Clinical Education, Flinders University Rural Clinical School, Renmark, South Australia

Tiller, John MD, MBChB, BSc, DPM, FRACP, FRANZCP, GAICD, Emeritus Professor of Psychiatry, The University of Melbourne, VIC

Ting, Daniel MBBS, is a PhD student, University of Western Australia and Centre of Ophthalmology and Visual Science, Lions Eye Institute, University of Western Australia, Perth, Western Australia.

Tirimacco, Rosy BSc, is Operations and Research Manager, County Health SA – Integrated Cardiovascular Clinical Network, Adelaide, South Australia.

To, Timothy BSc, BMBS, FRACP, Staff Specialist, Southern Adelaide Palliative Services, Repatriation General Hospital, Adelaide, SA

Tomas, Steven MBBS (Hons), MMed, FRACGP Clinical Lecturer, University of Sydney, and General Practitioner, Gumtree Medical Practice, Dubbo, NSW

Tomlin, Stephania BSc (Hons), MPH, research analyst, Epidemiology Branch, System Policy and Planning Division, WA Department of Health, Perth, WA.

Tong, Seng Fah MBBS, MMed(FamMed), is Associate Professor, Department of Family Medicine, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Tonge, Bruce MBBS, MD, DPM, MRCPsych, CertChildPsych, FRANZCP, is Head, Discipline of Psychiatry, School of Psychology and Psychiatry, Monash University, Melbourne, Victoria.

Tonkin, Anne PhD, MEd, FRACP, is Director, Medicine Learning and Teaching Unit, The University of Adelaide, South Australia.

Topps, David MBChB, MRCGP, FCFP, is Associate Professor, Clinical Informatics, Northern Ontario School of Medicine, Ontario, Canada

Torkington, Amanda MBS, BSc, is an academic general practice registrar and PHCRED RDP Fellow, School of Medicine & Dentistry, James Cook University, Townsville, Queensland.

Torode, Ian MBBS, FRACS, FRCS(Can), is Deputy Director of Orthopaedics, The Royal Children’s Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria

Toussaint, Sandy PhD, MA, BA (Hons) Anthropology, Associate Director, Berndt Museum, University of Western Australia, Perth, WA

Towell, Vanessa BA, is Senior Project Officer, National Policy and Education Division, Australasian Society for HIV Medicine – Sydney, New South Wales.

Towers, Carolyn RN, BApSc AdvNsg, CertIV TAE, Clinical Lead, Telehealth, Project Management Office, Royal District Nursing Service, St Kilda, VIC.

Tracy, Jane MBBS, DipRACOG, GCHE, is Education Director, Centre for Developmental Disability Health Victoria, Faculty of Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences, Monash University, Victoria.

Tran, Dai BSc(Med), MBBS, FRACGP, FSCCANZ, is a family and skin cancer physician, Sydney, New South Wales.

Traynor, Victoria RGN, BSc, PhD, Associate Professor, Faculty of Science, Medicine and Health, University of Wollongong, Wollongong, NSW

Treloar, Carla BSc (Hons), PhD, is Associate Professor and Deputy Director, Centre for Social Research in Health, The University of New South Wales, Sydney New South Wales.

Trent, Ronald PhD, FRACP, FRCPA, Professor of Molecular Medical Genetics, Sydney University and Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Camperdown, NSW.

Trethewie, Susan MBBS, FRACP, FAChPM, Senior Staff Specialist Paediatric Palliative Care, Sydney Children’s Hospital, Randwick, SCH Pain and Palliative Care Service Sydney Children’s Hospital, Sydney, NSW

Trevena, Lyndal MBBS(Hons), MPhil, PhD, is Associate Dean (International) and Director, Office for Global Health, Sydney Medical School, University of Sydney, New South Wales

Troy, Lauren MBBS, BMedSci, FRACP, Respiratory Staff Specialist, Department of Respiratory Medicine, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Camperdown, NSW; Sydney Medical School, University of Sydney, NSW

Truchuelo, Mayte MD, is a dermatologist, Department of Dermatology, Ramon y Cajal University Hospital, Madrid, Spain

Tsai, Fong-Fong MD, is attending physician, Division of Chest, Department of Internal Medicine, Saint Mary’s Hospital, Yilan, Taiwan, Republic of China

Tsai, Jane RN, is a credentialled diabetes educator, Brisbane South Complex Diabetes Service, Brisbane, Queensland.

Tsang, Benjamin K-T MBBS, BPharm, is a neurology advanced trainee registrar, Department of Neurology, Austin Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria

Tsey, Komla BA, PhD, is Professor & Tropical Leader (Education for Social Sustainability), The Cairns Institute and School of Education, James Cook University, Cairns, Queensland

Tucker, Kathy MBBS, FRACP, Head, Hereditary Cancer Clinic, Prince of Wales Hospital, Randwick,Sydney, and Chair, NSW Combined Family Cancer Clinic Group, Sydney, NSW

Tuckett, Joel MBBS, is resident medical officer, Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital, Brisbane, Queensland.

Turnbull, Thomas BHSc, MBBS, FRACGP, is Senior Medical Practitioner, Adelaide, South Australia

Turner, Sandra MBBS, FRANZCR, Senior Staff Specialist, Department of Radiation Oncology, Crown Princess Mary Cancer Centre, Westmead Hospital, Sydney, NSW

Turner, Sarah MBBS, BApplSc(Exerc&SportSc), is an intern, Nepean Hospital, Sydney, New South Wales

Tuschke, Hagen PhD Candidate, Department of General Practice, University of Melbourne, Victoria.

Twigg, Stephen M MBBS(Hons), PhD, FRACP, is Endocrinologist and Medical Head of Endocrinology Research Laboratories, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, and Associate Professor, University of Sydney, New South Wales.

Tyler, Mathew DipPM, CertIV TAE, Project Manager, Project Management Office, Royal District Nursing Service, St Kilda, VIC

Tymms, Geoff MBBS, FRACS, FAOrthA, Foot and Ankle Orthopaedic Surgeon. Orthosport Victoria, Epworth Medical Centre. Richmond, VIC