The ARRK Working Group have coordinated the design and development of the website and the registry database and are now responsible for the day to day running.

The ARRK Working Group includes representatives from different states and territories, paediatric and adult nephrologists, clinical geneticists and will have consumer representation.


The current ARRK Working Group and their contact details are listed below.


Dr Hugh McCarthy

Paediatric Nephrologist

ARRK Lead Co-ordinating Principal Investigator

Sydney Children’s Hospital Network (SCHN), NSW


Professor Stephen Alexander

Paediatric Nephrologist

Children’s Hospital at Westmead, NSW


A/Prof Andrew Mallett

Adult Nephrologist

Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital (RBWH), QLD


Dr Cathy Quinlan

Pediatric Nephrologist

Royal Children’s Hospital (RCH), VIC


Dr Chirag Patel

Clinical Geneticist

Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital (RBWH), QLD


Dr Jeffery Fletcher

Paediatric Nephrologist

Canberra Hospital, ACT


Dr Debbie Watson

ARRK Project Officer

University of Wollongong, NSW


This page was last updated on 9th Oct, 2018.