Professor Adam Jaffé is the John Beveridge Professor of Paediatrics, Head, School of Women’s and Children’s Health at University of New South Wales and Associate Director of Research for the Sydney Children’s Hospitals Network (Randwick). He is also a Paediatric Respiratory Consultant at the Sydney Children’s Hospital, Randwick.
Professor Jaffé was appointed to Consultant in Respiratory Research at Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children, London and headed up Respiratory Medicine Research at the Institute of Child Health London before moving to Sydney in 2006. His interests lie in the areas of cystic fibrosis, childhood respiratory infections, asthma and rare “orphan” lung diseases.
His research career centres around translational research specifically aimed at improving child health outcomes. Professor Jaffé has published in excess of 170 peer reviewed publications and 18 book chapters, and has been associated with more than $17 million in grant awards including 3 current National Health and Medical Research Council grants as Chief Investigator.Back to speakers