Associate Professor Gillian Nixon

Associate Professor Gillian Nixon is a member of the The Ritchie Centre.


A/Prof Gillian Nixon is a paediatric respiratory and sleep physician. She trained in paediatrics in New Zealand, before undertaking specialty post-graduate training at the Royal Children’s Hospital in Melbourne and Montreal Children’s Hospital in Canada. Her current appointments are as a paediatrician in respiratory and sleep medicine at Monash Children’s Hospital and a Senior Research Fellow at Monash University in Melbourne. Her research interests are in the diagnosis and consequences of obstructive sleep apnoea (OSA) in children, treatment of childhood OSA, and sleep-related respiratory disorders in children with other medical conditions.

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