Dr Dean Tey
Dr Tey is a consultant at the Department of Allergy and Immunology, Royal Children’s Hospital, Melbourne. He enjoys an active role in teaching medical students, junior training doctors and general practitioners. He has research involvement with the Probiotic and Peanut Oral Immunotherapy (PPOIT) study and is an Honorary Fellow with the Gastro & Food Allergy Group (HealthNuts) at the Murdoch Childrens Research Institute. He is a member of the Centre for Food & Allergy Research (CFAR) and also a member of the Care Working Group for the National Allergy Strategy.
Dr Tey is an invited reviewer for the Medical Journal of Australia (MJA), Pediatric Allergy & Immunology, International Archives of Allergy & Immunology and Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health. He was the previous editor of the Paediatric Handbook, 8th edition, a popular text used by medical students and healthcare professionals.
When not at work, he enjoys his spending time with friends and his family of three young energetic boys. He also enjoys time with friends, sports, travel, the outdoors, food, going to the gym and playing basketball.