The Genetic Metabolics Disorders Research Team

> Professor John Christodoulou, Research Team Leader

John is a Clinical Geneticist and a world leading clinician-scientist renowned for his research program investigating the genetics causes of rare childhood diseases. His has a strong track record in research of Rett Syndrome, Phenylketonuria (PKU) and other metabolic diseases. Please visit John's University of Sydney profile page for more information.

> Dr Wendy Gold, Senior Research Fellow, email: wendy.gold@health.nsw.gov.au

Wendy's primary research goal is to better understand the molecular genetics of Rett Sydnrome and find a way to halt the onset of this disease. More information can be found on Wendy's University of Sydney profile page.

> Dr Lisa Riley, Senior Research Officer, email: lisa.riley@health.nsw.gov.au

Lisa leads a research program focused on gene discovery and functional characterisation of novel mitochondrial respiratory chain disorders (MRCD). Lisa's University of Sydney profile page has more information about her research.

> Other Research Team Members

  • Associate Professor Kevin Carpenter, Dept Head and Principal Scientist, NSW Biochemical Genetics Service
  • Dr Naz Al-Hafid, Research Officer, PKU
  • Dr Minal Menezes, Research Officer
  • Nasim Bahram Sangani, PhD Student