Speaker – Dr Geetha Sivaripabu

Dr Geetha Sivaripabu

Paediatric Health Update Session: Paediatric Skin Rashes

Dr Geetha Sivaripabu graduated in Medicine from the University of NSW in 2002 and worked in most adult and paediatric tertiary hospitals in Sydney, including both Westmead and Randwick Children’s Hospitals. She completed her Masters of Medicine at the University of Sydney in 2009 after undertaking ground-breaking research into the role of Nicotinamide in preventing UVB-induced immunosuppression, her findings being published in international Dermatology journals. Geetha then worked in general medicine for 18 months before undertaking her Specialist Dermatology training. She is also currently completing a Masters of Health Law.

Geetha is a Fellow of the Australasian College of Dermatologists and fully trained in all aspects of medical and surgical dermatology. She is a Staff Specialist at the Sydney Children’s Hospital, Randwick and in private practice at Inner Sydney Dermatology in Rhodes.