Acknowledgements

Individuals, groups and committees and organisations involved in the development of the BBV and STI surveillance data presented on the Kirby data site are listed below.

 

The National Bloodborne Virus and Sexually Transmissible Infections (NBBVSTI) Surveillance Subcommittee 2018

  • Dr Christine Selvey (Chair), New South Wales Ministry of Health, Sydney, NSW
  • Ms Amy Bright, Office of Health Protection, Australian Government Department of Health, Canberra, ACT
  • Ms Melanie Walker, Australian Injecting and Illicit Drug Users League, Tuner, ACT
  • Associate Professor Benjamin Cowie, WHO Regional Reference Laboratory for Hepatitis B, Victorian Infectious Diseases Reference Laboratory, The Doherty Institute, Melbourne, VIC
  • Ms Carol El‑Hayek, Burnet Institute, Melbourne, VIC
  • Ms Carolien Giele, Communicable Disease Control Directorate, Public Health Division, Department of Health, Western Australia, Perth, WA
  • Professor Margaret Hellard, Burnet Institute, Melbourne, VIC
  • Ms Carolyn Murray, New South Wales Ministry of Health, Sydney, NSW
  • Dr Alvin Lee, Department of Health and Human Services Victoria, State Government of Victoria, Melbourne, VIC
  • Ms Alexandra Marmor, Australian Capital Territory Health, Canberra, ACT
  • Professor Monica Lahra, Division of Microbiology and WHO Collaborating Centre for STD, The Prince of Wales Hospital, Sydney, NSW
  • Dr Ximena Tolosa, Communicable Diseases Branch, Queensland Department of Health, Brisbane, QLD
  • Dr Damin Si, Communicable Diseases Branch, Queensland Department of Health, Brisbane, QLD
  • Ms Kerryn Lodo, Department of Health and Human Services, Tasmanian Government, Hobart, TAS
  • Ms Jennifer MacLachlan, WHO Regional Reference Laboratory for Hepatitis B, Victorian Infectious Diseases Reference Laboratory, The Doherty Institute, Melbourne, VIC
  • Dr Limin Mao, Centre for Social Research in Health, UNSW Sydney, Sydney, NSW
  • Ms Shellee Williams, Centre for Disease Control, Northern Territory Department of Health, Darwin, NT
  • Ms Russell Waddell, Australasian Chapter of Sexual Health Medicine, Sydney, NSW; SA Health, Adelaide, SA
  • Professor James Ward, University of Queensland, Brisbane, QLD
  • Professor Rebecca Guy, Professor John Kaldor, Dr Skye McGregor, Mr Jonathan King, Ms Jane Costello, Ms Morgan Stewart, The Kirby Institute, UNSW Sydney, Sydney, NSW

Annual Surveillance Report 2018 Advisory Committee

  • Ms Amy Bright, Office of Health Protection, Australian Government Department of Health, Canberra, ACT
  • Mr Aaron Cogle, National Association of People with HIV Australia, Sydney, NSW
  • Ms Jules Kim, Scarlet Alliance, Sydney, NSW
  • Mr Scott McGill, Australasian Society for HIV, Viral Hepatitis and Sexual Health Medicine, Sydney, NSW
  • Ms Jennifer MacLachlan, WHO Regional Reference Laboratory for Hepatitis B, Victorian Infectious Diseases Reference Laboratory, The Doherty Institute, Melbourne, VIC
  • Dr Limin Mao, Centre for Social Research in Health, UNSW Sydney, Sydney, NSW
  • Dr Jeanne Ellard, Australian Federation of AIDS Organisations, Sydney, NSW
  • Ms Helen Tyrrell, Hepatitis Australia, Canberra, ACT
  • Dr Russell Waddell, Australasian Chapter of Sexual Health Medicine, Sydney, NSW; SA Health, Adelaide, SA
  • Ms Melanie Walker, Australian Injecting & Illicit Drug Users League, Canberra, ACT
  • Professor Rebecca Guy (Chair), Professor Basil Donovan, Professor Lisa Maher, Professor John Kaldor, Dr Jennifer Iversen, Dr Benjamin Bavinton, Dr Skye McGregor, Dr Hamish McManus, Dr Praveena Gunaratnam, Mr Jonathan King, The Kirby Institute, UNSW Sydney, Sydney, NSW

ACCESS (Australian Collaboration for Coordinated Enhanced Sentinel Surveillance)

  • Canberra Sexual Health Centre, Canberra; Interchange General Practice, Canberra; ACT
  • Liverpool Sexual Health Clinic, Liverpool; Coffs Harbour Sexual Health Clinic, Coffs Harbour; Grafton Sexual Health Clinic, Grafton; Albury Sexual Health Clinic, Albury; Goulburn Sexual Health Clinic, Goulburn; Griffith Sexual Health Clinic, Griffith; Narooma Sexual Health Clinic, Narooma; Queanbeyan Sexual Health Clinic, Queanbeyan; Wagga Sexual Health Clinic, Wagga Wagga; Holden Street Clinic, Gosford; Newcastle Sexual Health Clinic, Newcastle; Forster Sexual Health Clinic, Forster; Bligh Street Clinic, Tamworth; Taree Manning Clinic, Taree; Illawarra Sexual Health Clinic, Warrawong; Nowra Sexual Health Clinic, Nowra; Kirketon Road Centre, Darlinghurst; Clinic 180, Potts Point; Lismore Sexual Health Service, Lismore; Tweed Heads Sexual Health Service, Tweed Heads; Clinic 16, North Shore Sexual Health Service, Sydney; Manly Sexual Health Clinic, Sydney; RPA Sexual Health Clinic, Sydney; Short Street Centre Sexual Health Clinic, Kogarah; Western Sydney Sexual Health Centre, Parramatta; Mt Druitt Sexual Health Clinic (formerly Luxford Road Sexual Health Clinic), Mt Druitt; Blue Mountains Sexual Health Clinic, Katoomba; Nepean Sexual Health Clinic, Penrith; Sydney Sexual Health Centre, Sydney; WAYS Youth Health Clinic, Bondi Junction; Lightning Ridge Sexual Health Service, Lightning Ridge; Bourke Sexual Health Service, Bourke; Dubbo Sexual Health, Dubbo; Orange Sexual Health Clinic, Kite Street Community Health Centre, Orange; Broken Hill Sexual Health, Broken Hill; a[TEST], Darlinghurst; a[TEST], Newtown; Bungendore Medical Centre, Bungendore; East Sydney Doctors, Darlinghurst; Fountain Street General Practice, Alexandria; Macleay Street Medical, Potts Point; UNSW Health Service, Kensington; Taylor Square Private Clinic, Surry Hills; Dr Doong Practice, Burwood; Kildare Road Medical Centre, Blacktown; Waterloo Medical Centre, Waterloo; Holdsworth House Medical Practice, Darlinghurst; Family Planning NSW; Westmead Hospital, Westmead; Immunology B Ambulatory Care, St Vincent’s Hospital, Darlinghurst; NSW
  • Clinic 34 Darwin and Clinic 34 Alice Springs, Sexual Health and Blood Borne Virus Unit, Centre for Disease Control, Department of Health, Darwin, NT
  • Cairns Sexual Health Clinic, Cairns; Gold Coast Sexual Health Service, Miami; Princess Alexandra Sexual Health, Woolloongabba; Townsville Sexual Health Service, Townsville; Mackay Sexual Health Clinic, Mackay; Mount Isa Sexual Health Clinic, Mount Isa; Palm Island Sexual Health Clinic, Palm Island; QLD
  • Clinic 275 Sexual Health, Adelaide; O’Brien Street General Practice, Adelaide; Rapido Testing Service, Shine SA, Adelaide; SA
  • Hobart Sexual Health Service, Hobart; Launceston Sexual Health Service, Launceston; Devonport Sexual Health Service, Devonport; TAS
  • Melbourne Sexual Health Centre, Melbourne; Barwon Reproductive and Sexual Health (BRASH) Clinic, Geelong; Centre Clinic, St Kilda; Frankston Health, Frankston; Cohealth (formerly known as North Yarra Community Health), Collingwood; North Richmond Community Health, Richmond; Bendigo Community Health Clinic, Bendigo; EACH Social and Community Health, Melbourne; Dandenong Superclinic, Dandenong; Prahran Market Clinic, Prahran; Northside Clinic, North Fitzroy; Family Planning Victoria, Melbourne; Clarinda Medical Centre, Clarinda; The Alfred Hospital, Melbourne; VIC
  • Fremantle Hospital Sexual Health Clinic, Fremantle; M Clinic, Perth; GP on Beaufort, Mount Lawley; WA

Collaboration of Australian Needle and Syringe Programs

  • Directions ACT, Canberra; ACT
  • ACON Hunter; First Step Program Port Kembla; Hunter Harm Reduction Services, Newcastle; Kirketon Road Centre and Clinic 180, Kings Cross; Mid North Coast Harm Reduction, Coffs Harbour; NSW Users and AIDS Association, Surry Hills; Northern NSW Harm Reduction, Ballina, Byron Bay, Lismore, Nimbin, and Tweed Heads; Sydney Harm Minimisation, Redfern, Canterbury and RPA Hospital; South Court Primary Care NSP, Nepean; Western Sydney HIV/ Hepatitis C Prevention Service, Blacktown, Mount Druitt and Parramatta; NSW
  • Northern Territory AIDS and Hepatitis C Council, Alice Springs, Darwin and Palmerston; NT
  • Biala Community Alcohol and Drug Services, Brisbane; Cairns ATODS NSP, Cairns; Queensland Injectors Health Network, Brisbane, Gold Coast and Sunshine Coast; Kobi House, Toowoomba; West Moreton Sexual Health Service, Ipswich; Townsville ATODS NSP; QLD
  • Drug and Alcohol Services South Australia, Adelaide; Anglicare Salisbury, Salisbury; Drug Arm, Warradale; Hindmarsh Centre, Hindmarsh; Noarlunga Community Health Service, Noarlunga; Nunkuwarrin Yunti Community Health Centre, Adelaide; Port Adelaide Community Health Centre, Port Adelaide; Street Link Youth Health Service, Adelaide; SA
  • Anglicare NSP Service, Hobart and Glenorchy; Clarence Community Health Centre, Clarence; Burnie NSP Service, Burnie; TAS
  • Barwon Health Drug and Alcohol Services, Geelong; Health Information Exchange, St Kilda; Health Works, Footscray; Inner Space, Collingwood; North Richmond NSP, North Richmond; Southern Hepatitis/HIV/AIDS Resource and Prevention Service, Melbourne: VIC.
  • Hepatitis WA, Perth: WA AIDS Council Mobile Exchange, Perth; Western Australia Substance Users Association, Perth and South Coast; WA.
  • St Vincent’s Centre for Applied Medical Research and NSW State Reference Laboratory for HIV at St Vincent’s Hospital, Sydney, NSW

Collaboration of National Prison Entrants’ Bloodborne Virus Survey State and Territory Sites

  • ACT Corrections Health; Alexander Maconochie Centre, ACT
  • NT Department of Correctional Services; Prison Health Top End Health Services; Prison and Watch House Health Service Central Australia; Darwin Correctional Centre; Alice Springs Correctional Centre, NT
  • QLD Corrective Services; QLD Department of Health; Prison Health Services, West Moreton Hospital and Health Service; Cairns & Hinterland Hospital and Health Service; Arthur Gorrie Correctional Centre, Wacol; Brisbane Correctional Centre; Brisbane Women’s Correctional Centre; Lotus Glenn Correctional Centre, Mareeba, QLD
  • SA Department of Correctional Services; SA Prison Health Services; Adelaide Remand Centre; Adelaide Women’s Prison; City Watch House, Adelaide; Yatala Labour Prison; Port Augusta Prison, SA
  • TAS Correctional Health Services; Hobart Reception Prison; Launceston Reception Prison; Risdon Prison Complex, Mary Hutchinson Women’s Prison, TAS
  • Corrections Victoria; Justice Health Victoria; Dame Phyllis Frost Centre, Ravenhall; Melbourne Assessment Prison; Melbourne Reception Prison, VIC
  • Justice Health and Forensic Mental Health Network; Cessnock Correctional Centre; Metropolitan Remand and Reception Centre, Silverwater; Parklea Correctional Centre; Silverwater Women’s Correctional Centre; South Coast Correctional Centre, Nowra; Tamworth Correctional Centre, NSW
  • WA Corrective Services; Bandyup Women’s Prison, Middle Swan; Hakea Prison, Canning Vale; Greenough Regional Prison, Narngulu, WA

Genital Warts Surveillance Network

  • Canberra Sexual Health Centre, Canberra; ACT
  • Liverpool Sexual Health Clinic, Liverpool; Coffs Harbour Sexual Health Clinic, Coffs Harbour; Grafton Sexual Health Clinic, Grafton; Albury Sexual Health Clinic, Albury; Goulburn Sexual Health Clinic, Goulburn; Griffith Sexual Health Clinic, Griffith; Narooma Sexual Health Clinic, Narooma; Queanbeyan Sexual Health Clinic, Queanbeyan; Wagga Sexual Health Clinic, Wagga Wagga; Holden Street Clinic, Gosford; Newcastle Sexual Health Clinic, Newcastle; Forster Sexual Health Clinic, Forster; Bligh Street Clinic, Tamworth; Taree Manning Clinic, Taree; Illawarra Sexual Health Clinic, Warrawong; Nowra Sexual Health Clinic, Nowra; Kirketon Road Centre, Darlinghurst; Clinic 180, Potts Point; Lismore Sexual Health Service, Lismore; Tweed Heads Sexual Health Service, Tweed Heads; Clinic 16, North Shore Sexual Health Service, Sydney; Manly Sexual Health Clinic, Sydney; RPA Sexual Health Clinic, Sydney; Short Street Centre Sexual Health Clinic, Kogarah; Western Sydney Sexual Health Centre, Parramatta; Mount Druitt Sexual Health Clinic (formerly Luxford Road Sexual Health Clinic), Mount Druitt; Blue Mountains Sexual Health Clinic, Katoomba; Nepean Sexual Health Clinic, Penrith; Sydney Sexual Health Centre, Sydney; WAYS Youth Health Clinic, Bondi Junction; Lightning Ridge Sexual Health Service, Lightning Ridge; Bourke Sexual Health Service, Bourke; Dubbo Sexual Health, Dubbo; Orange Sexual Health Clinic, Kite Street Community Health Centre, Orange; Broken Hill Sexual Health, Broken Hill; a[TEST], Darlinghurst; a[TEST], Newtown; NSW
  • Alice Springs Clinic 34, Alice Springs; Darwin Clinic 34, Darwin; NT
  • Cairns Sexual Health Clinic, Cairns; Gold Coast Sexual Health Service, Miami; Princess Alexandra Sexual Health, Woolloongabba; Townsville Sexual Health Service, Townsville; Mackay Sexual Health Clinic, Mackay; Mount Isa Sexual Health Clinic, Mt Isa; Palm Island Sexual Health Clinic, Palm Island; QLD
  • Clinic 275 Sexual Health, Adelaide; SA
  • Hobart Sexual Health Service, Hobart; Launceston Sexual Health Service, Launceston; Devonport Sexual Health Service, Devonport; TAS
  • Melbourne Sexual Health Centre, Melbourne; Barwon Reproductive and Sexual Health Clinic, Geelong; VIC
  • Fremantle Hospital Sexual Health Clinic, Fremantle; WA

National Organisations

  • Australasian Sexual Health Alliance, Sydney, NSW
  • Australasian Society for HIV, Viral Hepatitis and Sexual Health Medicine, Sydney, NSW
  • Australasian Society for Infectious Diseases, Melbourne, VIC
  • Australian Federation of AIDS Organisations, Sydney, NSW
  • Australian Government Department of Health, Canberra, ACT
  • Australian Injecting and Illicit Drug Users League, Canberra, ACT
  • Australian Institute of Health and Welfare, Canberra, ACT
  • Australian Paediatric Surveillance Unit, Westmead, NSW
  • Australian Red Cross Blood Service, Melbourne, VIC
  • Centre for Social Research in Health, UNSW Sydney, Sydney, NSW
  • Communicable Diseases Network Australia, Canberra, ACT
  • Hepatitis Australia, Canberra, ACT
  • Macfarlane Burnet Institute for Medical Research and Public Health, Prahran, VIC
  • National Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Organisation, Canberra, ACT
  • National Association of People with HIV Australia, Sydney, NSW
  • National Serology Reference Laboratory, Australia, Fitzroy, VIC
  • Scarlet Alliance, Australian Sex Workers Association, Sydney, NSW
  • WHO Regional Reference Laboratory for Hepatitis B, Victorian Infectious Diseases Reference Laboratory, The Doherty Institute, Melbourne, VIC

State/Territory Health Departments

  • Rachel Crane, Communicable Disease Control Section, Health Protection Service, ACT Government, Canberra, ACT
  • Vicki Bowden, Communicable Diseases Branch, Health Protection NSW, NSW Health, NSW Government, North Sydney, NSW
  • Rebecca Payne, Sexual Health and Blood Borne Virus Unit, Centre for Disease Control, Northern Territory Department of Health, Northern Territory Government, Darwin, NT
  • Ximena Tolosa, Damin Si, Communicable Diseases Branch, Queensland Department of Health, Queensland Government, Brisbane, QLD
  • Ingrid Tribe, Communicable Disease Control Branch, SA Health, Government of South Australia, Adelaide SA
  • Kerryn Lodo, Cameron Sault, Department of Health and Human Services, Tasmanian Government, Hobart, TAS
  • Nasra Higgins, Communicable Disease Epidemiology and Surveillance, Health Protection Branch, Department of Health and Human Services Victoria, State Government of Victoria, Melbourne, VIC
  • Carolien Giele, Byron Minas, Communicable Disease Control Directorate, WA Department of Health, Government of Western Australia, Perth, WA