Photo Acknowledgement: Farrah Rodrigues

Bone and Mineral Working Group

Committee Members

  • Andrew Biggin  (NSW)
  • Justin Brown (VIC)
  • Kim Chin (VIC)
  • Lucy Collins (VIC)
  • Jenny Harrington (SA)
  • Paul Hofman (NZ)
  • Craig Jefferies (NZ)
  • Diane Jensen (QLD)
  • Jeff Kao (VIC)
  • Tony Lafferty (ACT)
  • Karissa Ludwig (QLD)
  • Craig Munns (QLD)
  • Verity Pacey (NSW)
  • Myra Poon (NSW)
  • Christine Rodda (VIC)
  • Jessica Sandy (NSW)
  • Aris Siafarikas (WA)  (SECRETARY)
  • Peter Simm (VIC) (CHAIR)
  • Phoebe Stewart (TAS)
  • Monique Stone (NSW)
  • Tash Taylor-Miller (NSW)
  • Joel Vanderniet (NSW)
  • Komal Vora (NSW)
  • Margaret Zacharin (VIC)
  • Ben Wheeler (NZ)

  Terms of Reference

  1. To create a network for bone and mineral medicine within the ANZSPED Community
  2. To advise ANZSPED Council on matters relating to bone and mineral medicine of children and adolescents
  3. To optimise bone and mineral health of children and adolescents by promoting:
  • paediatric research into bone and mineral medicine
  • the development of relevant clinical guidelines
  • education in bone and mineral medicine


Meetings are held via teleconference, as determined by activities at the time.

How to Join / Contact the Committee

ANZSPED sends out a call for Expressions of Interest (EOI) every 2 years shortly (in ‘even’ numbered years) after the AGM asking for members to submit their EOI to join the group.  If you would like to be part of the group outside of this time frame, please contact the ANZSPED Secretariat.

Bone and Mineral Zoom Meeting

Date: Friday 10th May 2024
Time: 1pm – 4pm

For more information and how to register CLICK HERE.