The Childhood Tuberculosis Research Team

> Associate Professor Ben Marais, Group Leader, email:

Ben is an Infectious Diseases (ID) specialist at The Children’s Hospital Westmead, deputy-director of the Marie Bashir Institute for Infectious Diseases and Biosecurity and co-leader of the NHMRC Centre for Research Excellence (CRE) in Tuberculosis. Ben has an interest in all infections affecting children and in developing holistic One/Eco Health approaches that considers the well-being of future generations. Please see Ben's University of Sydney profile for more information.  

> Other research team members

  • A/Prof Vitali Sintchenko, Head CIDM Public Health and NSW TB
  • A/Prof Kristine McCartney, NCIRS BCG immunization
  • Dr. Greg Fox, Research Fellow- Randomized controlled trials in Vietnam
  • Dr. Phil Britton, Research Fellow - National Child TB register project
  • Dr. Alex Outhred, PhD student
  • Ulzii Gurjav, PhD student
  • Members of the TB-CRE