Associate Professor Mandana (Mandy) Nikpour MBBS, FRACP, FRCPA, PhD

 

Principal Investigator, St. Vincent’s Hospital and University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

 

Member of the APLC Executive Steering Committee

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A/Prof Mandana (Mandy) Nikpour is a rheumatologist at St. Vincent’s Hospital Melbourne, and a NHMRC Emerging Leadership Fellow at the University of Melbourne. Her research interests include risk and prognostic factors for cardiopulmonary and other clinically important outcomes in systemic sclerosis and systemic lupus erythematosus, development of clinical tools for screening and prediction of outcome, measurement of disease activity and damage, and clinical trials of novel therapies in the rheumatic diseases. She has over 200 peer-reviewed publications and leads several international working groups and research consortia in systemic autoimmune diseases. As the Chair of the Australian Scleroderma Interest Group (ASIG), A/Prof Nikpour and her team were awarded the 2018 Australian Rheumatology Association (ARA) collaborative research prize. A/Prof Nikpour was awarded the ARA Parr Prize in 2019, a once per career award, for her research contributions in rheumatology.

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