CDNA membership

Membership of the Communicable Diseases Network Australia.

Page last updated: 03 November 2017

Chair

Dr Vicky Sheppeard
Communicable Diseases Branch Health Protection
CDNA Chair
NSW

Jurisdictional members

Australian Capital Territory
Dr Vanessa Johnston
ACT Health

New South Wales
Dr Vicky Sheppeard
Communicable Diseases Branch Health Protection
CDNA Chair

Northern Territory
Dr Vicki Krause
NT Department of Health and Families

Queensland
Dr Sonya Bennett
Queensland Health

South Australia
Dr Lousie Flood
Department of Health

Victoria
Dr Brett Sutton
Department of Health and Human Services

Western Australia
Dr Paul Armstrong
WA Department of Health

Australian Government

Assistant Secretary
Health Protection Policy Branch
Department of Health

Dr Jenny Firman
Medical Advisor, Department of Health

Regional members (observer)

New Zealand
Dr Tomasz Kiedrzynski
Ministry of Health

Organisational representatives

Department of Defence
Dr Vicki Ross
Military Population Health
Department of Defence

Australian Society for Infectious Diseases
A/Prof Rhonda Stuart
Monash University

Australian Society for Microbiology
Dr Geoff Hogg
Australian Society for Microbiology

Department of Agriculture and Water Resouces
Dr Leigh Nind
Department of Agriculture and Water Resources

Food Standards Australia New Zealand
Ms Kate Astridge
Food Standards Australia New Zealand

The Kirby Institute for Infection and Immunity in Society
Professor John Kaldor
Kirby Institute

National Centre for Epidemiology and Population Health
A/Prof Martyn Kirk
Australian National University

National Centre for Immunisation Research and Surveillance of Vaccine Preventable Diseases
Professor Peter McIntyre
The Children's Hospital at Westmead

OzFoodNet
Dr Ben Polkinghorne
OzFoodNet - Australian Enhanced Foodborne Disease Surveillance

Public Health Laboratory Network
Professor Benjamin Howden
Public Health Laboratory Network
University of Melbourne

National Immunisation Committee
Dr Masha Somi
National Immunisation Committee Chair
Department of Health ACT