Former SAG Members
Ms Saira Shameen

Former Chair, Scientific Advisory Group

Saira Shameem was Chair of the Scientific Advisory Group from 2011 to 2013. After graduating with a Degree in physics and a Master in occupational health and safety, she spent the last 22 years volu ...Read more

Professor Lenore Manderson

Former Chair, Scientific Advisory Group

Professor Dr Lenore Manderson (Ph.D., FASSA, FWAAS) has been a member of the Scientific Advisory Group since 2011. She is a Professor of Public Health and Medical Anthropology at the School of Publi ...Read more

Professor Abbas Bhuiya

Former Member, Scientific Advisory Group

Professor Abbas Bhuiya has been a member of the Scientific Advisory Group since 2011. With a Ph.D. in Demography from the Australian National University, he has, in various capacities, spent most of ...Read more

Professor Adeeba Kamarulzaman

Former Member, Scientific Advisory Group

Professor Adeeba Kamarulzaman (MBBS 1987) is Dean of the Faculty of Medicine, and Professor of Medicine and Infectious Diseases at the University of Malaya. She has dedicated her career to the preve ...Read more

Professor Christopher Reid

Former Member, Scientific Advisory Group

Professor Christopher Reid is a cardiovascular epidemiologist and Associate Director of the Monash Centre of Cardiovascular Research and Education in Therapeutics. He holds a National Health and Med ...Read more

Datin Paduka Prof. Dr. Jamilah Ariffin

Former Member, Scientific Advisory Group

Datin Paduka Professor Dr Jamilah Ariffin was a member of SEACO Scientific Advisory Group from 2011 to 2013. She is an Adjunct Professor in Global Public Health at the Jeffrey Cheah of School of Med ...Read more

Professor John McNeil

Former Member, Scientific Advisory Group

Professor John McNeil was a member of the SEACO Scientific Advisory Group from 2011 to 2013. He is the head of the Monash University School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine based at the Alfr ...Read more

Professor K R Thankappan

Former Member, Scientific Advisory Group

Professor K R Thankappan joined the SEACO Scientific Advisory Group in 2014. He is currently the Professor and Head of the Achutha Menon Centre for Health Sciences Studies at the health sciences win ...Read more

Professor Ruth Bonita

Former Member, Scientific Advisory Group

Professor Ruth Bonita was a member of the SEACO Scientific Advisory Group from 2011 to 2013. She is an Emeritus Professor at the University of Auckland, New Zealand. Between 1999 and 2005, she was D ...Read more