Dr Christian Girgis - POC Member
Dr Christian Girgis is a staff endocrinologist at Royal North Shore and Westmead Hospitals in Sydney. He completed a PhD in 2014 at the Garvan Institute of Medical Research on vitamin D signaling and skeletal muscle. He was subsequently awarded an NHMRC post-doctoral research fellowship and in 2015, was a visiting scholar to the Salk institute of Biological studies, USA. Currently, his clinical work focuses on metabolic bone disease, calcium disorders and osteoporosis re-fracture prevention. He conducts translational research in broad areas of musculoskeletal health and is involved in medical education as a conjoint senior lecturer at the University of Sydney.