Dr Joanne Joseph graduated in Medicine from the University of NSW in 1986 (Honours II). She completed Joint Specialist Training in Haematology (FRACP and FRCPA) in 1996 and in 1999, completed her MD from the University of London. She trained at St Vincent’s Public Hospital and is the Senior Staff Specialist in the Department of Haematology and Stem Cell Transplantation, St Vincent’s Hospital, Sydney.
She is a conjoint Senior Lecturer, St Vincent’s Clinical School, University of NSW and a Consultant Haematologist/Consultant in Thrombosis and Bleeding Disorders at St Vincent’s Clinic, Sydney. She is a member of the Royal Australasian College of Physicians, Royal College of Pathologists of Australasia, International Society of Thrombosis and Haemostasis (Council member sine 2011), the Australasian Society of Thrombosis and Haemostasis, the Haematology Society of Australia and New Zealand, the Australian Haemophilia Centre Directors’ Organisation, the European Haematology Association, and the Australasian College of Phlebology.
Her special interests lie in all aspects of laboratory haematology, specifically clinical and research in haemostasis and thrombosis. She has a passion for the investigation and management of patients with platelet and other bleeding disorders. And she is currently involved in a number of research projects being conducted at the St Vincent’s Research Precinct with a clinical translational focus. She supervises PhD students and ILP students from UNSW as well as Advanced Haematology Trainees.