Associate Professor Gillian Nixon

Gill 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. She currently has a clinical appointment in the Melbourne Children’s Sleep Centre at Monash Children’s Hospital and a research appointment in the Department of Paediatrics 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. She spends her week between clinical and research activities and enjoying time with her partner and two children.