Maria Craig

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Children’s Hospital Westmead; St George Hospital; and NHMRC Practitioner Fellow at University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW

Associate Professor Maria Craig, MBBS PhD FRACP MMed(ClinEpid)

Maria is a Paediatric Endocrinologist and at the Children’s Hospital Westmead and St George Hospital, and a NHMRC Practitioner Fellow (University of Sydney).

Her major research focus is childhood diabetes, including its epidemiology and viral aetiology. She is PI for ADDN (Australian Diabetes Data Network), APEG’s longitudinal diabetes database funded by JDRF. She is a CI for ENDIA and EET1DPP2 – studies investigating environmental determinants of T1D, funded by the NHMRC; and CoRD (Cord blood Reinfusion to prevent type 1 Diabetes). She is a former President of APEG and co-chaired the Australian National Evidence Based Clinical Practice Guidelines for Type 1 Diabetes. She is the chair of the steering board for VIDIS (Viruses and Diabetes International Study Group).