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Executive & Institute Staff

Our team consists of passionate individuals who share the same goal to inspire health and transform care in our local, and national, community.


We work closely with members from our local health districts, our university partners and the general community to improve health through community-driven medical research.

Executive Staff

Scientia Professor Michael Barton is the Professor of Radiation Oncology at UNSW Sydney and Research Director of the Collaboration for Cancer Outcomes Research and Evaluation at the Liverpool Hospital.

He has been involved in state, national and international strategic planning projects for cancer services and chairs the National Brain Tumour Guidelines Committee of the Australian Cancer Network. He was inaugural Secretary of the Facility of Radiation Oncology of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Radiologists and currently chairs the Post-Fellowship Education Committee.

In 2000 he received a Professional Excellence Award from the New South Wales Cancer Council for his work in professional education.


Associate Professor Greg Kaplan has a strong background in research, research management, administration and governance. He obtained a PhD in Medical Physics from the University of Wollongong in 2002 and is now completing MBA from the University of Tasmania.

Greg Kaplan has been the Ingham Institute’s Chief Operating Officer and Company Secretary since 2010. He was appointed by the Board of Directors as the first employee and was responsible for overseeing the construction and set-up of the Ingham Institute. Greg puts a special significance on the translation of research into practice and nurturing close cooperation with universities, hospitals and industry. He is passionate about engagement and promotion of medical research with local communities.

Research Support Staff

Institute Staff