Raine Visiting Professors 2013


The Raine Foundation welcomes the Visiting Professors for 2013. Visiting scientists make a significant contribution to our research and teaching programs.

Heather_mckayProfessor Heather McKay

Director, Centre for Hip Health and Mobility, The University of British Columbia

Director of Research, Orthopaedic Research Centre

Date of Visit: April – July 2013

UWA Contacts: Winthrop Professor Ming-Hao Zheng

Email: minghao.zheng@uwa.edu.au

Phone: (+61 8) 9346 2313


karim_khanProfessor Karim Khan

The University of British Columbia

Date of Visit: April – July 2013

UWA Contacts: Winthrop Professor Leon Flicker, Western Australian Centre for Health and Ageing

Email: leon.flicker@uwa.edu.au

Phone: (+61 8) 9224 2750


Avan_SayerProfessor Avan Aihie Sayer

University of Southampton, Southampton General Hospital

Date of Visit: October 2012

UWA Contacts: Professor Miranda Grounds, School of Anatomy, Physiology and Human Biology

Email: miranda.grounds@uwa.edu.au

Phone: (+61 8) 6488 3486


Elizabeth_EngleProfessor Elizabeth C Engle

Children’s Hospital, Boston

Date of Visit: April 2013

UWA Contacts: Winthrop Professor David Mackey, Centre for Ophthalmology and Visual Science and Lions Eye Institute

Email: David.Mackey@uwa.edu.au

Phone: (+61 8) 9381 0841


David_ArmstronProfessor David G Armstrong

University of Arizona College of Medicine

Date of Visit: May 2013

UWA Contacts: Professor Alan Bryant, Head of Unit – Podiatric Medicine

Email: alan.bryant@uwa.edu.au

Phone: (+61 8) 6488 4523


Steven-HillProfessor Stephen Hill

Queen’s Medical Centre, The University of Nottingham

Date of Visit: November – December 2013, March – April 2014

UWA Contacts: Associate Professor Kevin Pfleger, Centre for Medical Research

Email: Kevin.Pfleger@uwa.edu.au

Phone: (+61 8) 9346 1980


Ronald-BontropProfessor Ronald Bontrop

Biomedical Primate Research Centre (BPRC), Rijswijk, The Netherlands

Date of Visit: August 2013

UWA Contacts: Dr Lloyd D’Orsogna, School of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine

Email: lloyd.dorsogna@uwa.edu.au

Phone: (+61 8) 9224 2899


Eric-J-G-SijbrandsProfessor Dr Eric J G Sijbrands

Department of Internal Medicine, Erasmus MC, The Netherlands

Date of Visit: July – August 2013 and December 2013 – January 2014

UWA Contacts: Winthrop Professor Gerald Watts, School of Medicine and Pharmacology

Email: gerald.watts@uwa.edu.au

Phone: (+61 8) 9224 0246