Editorial Board


  • Brett Mitchell, Avondale University, School of Nursing, Sydney, Australia and The University of Newcastle School of Nursing and Midwifery, Callaghan, Australia, Epidemiology,  Infection prevention and control,  Clinical trials,  Health services

Senior Editors

  • Stephanie Dancer, Edinburgh Napier University School of Nursing Midwifery and Social Care, Edinburgh, United Kingdom, Epidemiology,  Infection prevention and control,  Clinical trials,  Environmental services,  Health services
  • Ramon Z. Shaban, The University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia, Infection prevention and control,  Leadership,  Policy,  Qualitative,  Emergency care 

Section Editors

  • Allen Cheng, Monash University, Clayton, Australia, Biostatistics,  Infectious disease,  Microbiology,  Clinical trials
  • Gwendolyn Gilbert, The University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia, Public health, Ethics

Associate Editors

  • Oyebola Fasugba, Australian Catholic University Nursing Research Institute, Canberra, Australia, Public health,  Infection prevention and control,  Implementation science
  • Jason Kwong, Austin Health, Department of Infectious Diseases, Heidelberg, Australia,  Infection prevention and control,  Healthcare epidemiology,  Antimicrobial resistance,  Microbial genomics,  Microbiology,  Clinical infectious diseases
  • Gillian Ray-Barruel, Griffith University Griffith Sciences, Southport, Australia, Invasive devices,  Clinical decision making,  Patient experience

Editorial Board

  • Noleen Bennett, The Peter Doherty Institute for Infection and Immunity, Melbourne, Australia, Aged care,  antimicrobial resistance,  healthcare associated infections,  Influenza
  • Michael Borg, Mater Dei Hospital, Msida, Malta, Prevention and control of healthcare associated infection,  Human behaviour and change management and their role in infection prevention and control,  Antibiotic stewardship
  • Kirsty Buising, The Royal Melbourne Hospital, Parkville, Australia
  • Ann Bull, The Peter Doherty Institute for Infection and Immunity, Melbourne, Australia, Epidemiology,  Infection prevention and control,  Management of health information,  Patient safety
  • Emma Burnett, University of Dundee School of Nursing and Health Sciences, Dundee, United Kingdom, Infection prevention,  Infection prevention behaviour,  Patient experiences,  Patient safety
  • Peter Collignon, Canberra Hospital, Canberra, Australia, Infectious disease,  Microbiology,  Bloodstream infection,  Multi-drug resistance organisms
  • Marilyn Cruickshank, University of Technology Sydney, Broadway, Australia, Safety and quality,  Antimicrobial resistance,  Antimicrobial stewardship and healthcare associated infection,  Health project management,  Health policy
  • Evonne Curran, Glasgow Caledonian University School of Health and Life Sciences, Glasgow, United Kingdom, Infection prevention,  Quality improvement,  Healthcare outbreak,  Statistical process control,  Outbreak prevention and preparedness
  • John Ferguson, John Hunter Hospital, New Lambton Heights, Australia,  Infectious diseases,  Infection prevention,  Healthcare-associated infection and antibiotic resistance and stewardship,  Microbiology 
  • Jenny Firman, Commonwealth Treasury, Parkes, Australia, Health emergencies,  Communicable disease control including the National Antimicrobial Resistance Strategy,  Immunisation,  Responses to global outbreaks,  Bioterrorism
  • Dale Fisher, National University Hospital, Singapore, Singapore, Medicine,  Infectious diseases,  General tropical Infectious Disease,  Outpatient Parenteral Antibiotic Therapy (OPAT),  MRSA control in healthcare settings,  Outbreak investigations and management (Global and Local)
  • Joshua Freeman, Auckland City Hospital, Auckland, New Zealand, Microbiology,  Infection prevention and control
  • Nicholas Graves, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Australia, Health economics,  Decision Making,  Economic Evaluation,  Health Behaviour,  Health Services Research,  Healthcare Acquired Infection
  • Sally Havers, Toowoomba Health Service, Toowoomba, Australia
  • William Jarvis, Jason and Jarvis Associates, Hilton Head, United States of America, Healthcare epidemiology,  Pediatrics,  Pediatric infectious diseases,  Epidemiology
  • Moi Lin Ling, Singapore General Hospital, Singapore, Singapore, Microbiology,  Quality improvement,  Research in antimicrobial resistance
  • Deborough MacBeth, Queensland Health, Brisbane, Australia, Infection prevention and control,  Acceditation and standards,  Qualitative research
  • Kalisvar Marimuthu, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, Singapore, Singapore
  • David Paterson, Royal Brisbane and Women's Hospital, Herston, Australia, Molecular and clinical epidemiology of infections with antibiotic resistant organisms,  clinical trials
  • Thomas Riley, The University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia, Medical microbiology, healthcare epidemiology, one health
  • Philip Russo, Deakin University School of Nursing and Midwifery, , Australia, Infection control,  Health services research,  Policy
  • Patricia W. Stone, Columbia University Center for Health Policy, New York, United States of America, Health economics,  Healthcare associated infections,  Health policy,  Nursing
  • Rhonda Stuart, Monash Health, Clayton, Australia, Infectious disease,  Aged care,  Multi-drug resistance organisms,  Infection prevention and control
  • Paul Turner, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom, Antimicrobial resistance surveillance and control,  Paediatric healthcare associated infections,  Pneumococcal colonisation and disease and the impact of pneumococcal vaccines,  Utilisation of bacterial colonisation data
  • David Weber, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, United States of America, Health behavior,  Health care delivery,  Infectious diseases
  • Trent Yarwood, Cairns Hospital, Cairns, Australia