Our Team

Past iBIPP Fellows

Dr Daniel Smoothy

Dr Daniel Smoothy

iBIPP Fellow Illawarra Shoalhaven Local Health District & South West Sydney Local Health District

Psychiatry Advanced Trainee – ISLHD Mental Health Brain Injury Psychiatry Registrar – Illawarra & Liverpool Brain Injury Services

Dr Jodi Cartoon

Dr Jodi Cartoon

2019 Inaugural iBIPP Fellow / 2020 iBIPP Supervisor Western Sydney Local Health District

MBBS (Hon) FRANZCP Cert. Consul. Liaison Psych. Supervisor icare Brain Injury Psychiatry Program- Westmead Hospital/Westmead Brain Injury Unit Royal North Shore Hospital Chronic Pain Clinic

Dr Bernard Myers

Dr Bernard Myers

2020 iBIPP Fellow Northern Sydney Local Health District

Consultation-Liaison Psychiatry Advanced Trainee | Brain Injury Fellow Royal North Shore Hospital | Royal Rehab

Dr Kiran Lele

Dr Kiran Lele

2020 iBIPP Fellow Western Sydney Local Health District

Consultation-Liaison Psychiatry Advanced Trainee | Brain Injury Fellow Westmead Hospital

Dr Abirami Ratnagopal

Dr Abirami Ratnagopal

2020 iBIPP Fellow Hunter New England Local Health District

Liaison Psychiatry icare Brain Injury Psychiatry Fellow Neuropsychiatry Service, Calvary Mater Hospital Consultation Liaison Psychiatry, John Hunter Hospital Hunter Brain Injury Service, Hunter New England Local Health District Conjoint Fellow, School of Medicine & Public Health, University of Newcastle

Past iBIPP Supervisors

Dr Ralf Ilchef

Dr Ralf Ilchef

2019 Inaugural iBIPP Supervisor/ 2020 iBIPP Supervisor Northern Sydney Local Health District

Director, Liaison Psychiatry Service I Royal North Shore Hospital Consultant Psychiatrist I Royal Rehab Clinical Senior Lecturer I School of Medicine I University of Sydney

Dr Jodi Cartoon

Dr Jodi Cartoon

2019 Inaugural iBIPP Fellow / 2020 iBIPP Supervisor Western Sydney Local Health District

MBBS (Hon) FRANZCP Cert. Consul. Liaison Psych. Supervisor icare Brain Injury Psychiatry Program- Westmead Hospital/Westmead Brain Injury Unit Royal North Shore Hospital Chronic Pain Clinic

Dr Josef McDonald

Dr Josef McDonald

2020 iBIPP Supervisor Hunter New England Local Health District

Dr Josef McDonald Neuropsychiatrist iCare Brain Injury Psychiatry Program – Hunter New England Local Health District Department of Consultation-Liaison Psychiatry, John Hunter Hospital Department of Neuropsychiatry, McAuley Centre Conjoint Lecturer, School of Medicine and Public Health, University of Newcastle

Dr Nabil Malik

Dr Nabil Malik

iBIPP Supervisor South West Sydney Local Health District

FRANZCP, Cert. Consul. Liaison Psych, EM Cert. (ACEM), MBBS A/Clinical Director of Liverpool/Fairfield Mental Health Service -South Western Sydney Local Health District Staff Specialist/Consultation Liaison Psychiatrist Conjoint associate Lecturer, University of New South Wales Liverpool Mental Health Centre, Liverpool Hospital,

Dr Matthew Macfarlane

Dr Matthew Macfarlane

iBIPP Supervisor Illawarra Shoalhaven Local Health District

Staff Specialist Psychiatrist | Consultation Liaison Psychiatry Wollongong Hospital

Project team (USyd/BMC)

Prof Leanne Togher

Prof Leanne Togher

The University of Sydney

Professor of Communication Disorders Following Traumatic Brain Injury Senior NHMRC Elizabeth Blackburn Research Fellow Supervisor, Communication Sciences Executive Leadership Team, Brain and Mind Centre Speech Pathology | School of Health Sciences| Faculty of Medicine and Health

Melinda Lyne

Melinda Lyne

The University of Sydney

Project Manager, icare Brain Injury Psychiatry Program (iBIPP)

Dr Louise Hunt

Dr Louise Hunt

The University of Sydney

Research Officer | icare Brain Injury Psychiatry Program (iBIPP)

Partnership/affiliates:

Jacqueline Scott

Jacqueline Scott

icare

Service Development Manager Care and Community

Suzanne Lulham

Suzanne Lulham

icare

General Manager Care and Community

Ken Branighan

Ken Branighan

The Royal Australian & New Zealand College of Psychiatrists

NSW Branch Manager RANZCP NSW Branch

Dr Christopher Ryan

Dr Christopher Ryan

Western Sydney Local Health District

Clinical Associate Professor | Consultation-Liaison Psychiatrist University of Sydney | Westmead Hospital | Sydney Health Ethics

Dr Joe Gurka

Dr Joe Gurka

Western Sydney Local Health District

Staff Specialist in Rehabilitation Medicine Head of Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, Westmead Hospital Medical Director of the Brain Injury Rehabilitation Service, Westmead Hospital

Dr Rebecca Martens

Dr Rebecca Martens

Western Sydney Local Health District

Rehabilitation Physician Team Leader Community Brain Injury Rehabilitation Service (CBIRS) Westmead Hospital

Dr Stuart Browne

Dr Stuart Browne

Royal Rehab

Rehabilitation Medicine Staff Specialist Brain Injury Rehabilitation Service Royal Rehab RYDE

Prof. Marina Vamos

Prof. Marina Vamos

Hunter New England Local Health District

University of Newcastle Area Director Consultation Liaison Psychiatry Hunter New England Mental Health

Dr Ashwinder Anand

Dr Ashwinder Anand

Hunter New England Local Health District

Consultant Neuropsychiatrist: McAuley Centre, Mater Hospital, NSW

Consultant Consultation-Liaison Psychiatrist: John Hunter Hospital, NSW

Consultant Neuropsychiatrist and Adult General Psychiatrist: Private Practice, Newcastle NSW  

Lecturer in Psychiatry: School of Clinical Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Newcastle

Dr Peter Schofield

Dr Peter Schofield

Hunter New England Local Health District

BSc (Hons), MBBS, MSc (Epidemiol), MD, FRACP Clinical Director, Neuropsychiatry Service Senior Staff Specialist in Neurology Hunter New England Local Health District Conjoint Professor, School of Medicine and Public Health Conjoint Professor, School of Psychology University of Newcastle

Dr Adeline Hodgkinson

Dr Adeline Hodgkinson

South Western Sydney Local Health District

Director Brain Injury Rehabilitation Unit, | Liverpool Hospital

Dr Matthew Thomas

Dr Matthew Thomas

South Western Sydney Local Health District

Liverpool/Fairfield Mental Health Service. Adult psychiatrist. Consultation Liaison Psychiatry Team, Liverpool.