The Australasian College of
Toxicology & Risk Assessment

The ACTRA Professional Register

Level of Registration Description
Fellow Highest Professional Grade in the field of toxicology
and/or risk assessment
Registered member Competent professional in the field of toxicology
and/or risk assessment

Registrants of ACTRA are required to have an acceptable education leading to an appropriate qualification together with any additional training required to achieve the necessary competence to practice their profession.

Members of ACTRA are governed by its Code of Ethics. In addition, Registrants are governed by its Code of Professional Conduct. Registrants will be expected to observe these standards.

Any Registrant found not to meet these requirements may be removed from the Register, and this removal may be made public.

Inclusion in the Register, exclusion or removal from it will be decided by a Registration Panel. In the event of proposed removal from the Register a minimum of one month’s notice will be given to provide an opportunity for personal representation, or through a representative, to the Registration Panel. Such disciplinary action is governed by a ByLaw dealing with complaints and disciplinary proceedings.

All registrants and Fellows of ACTRA , other than Honorary Fellows of ACTRA are required to remain financial members of ACTRA and to pay an annual retention fee of $25.00 which may be varied from time to time by the registrar. The registration or fellowship will require to be renewed after 5 years subject to the provisions of the ACTRA bylaws and includes a fee of $300.00.

Summary of ACTRA Registrants

(in alphabetical order)

Name Level of Registration      Contact Phone
Nathan Aust RACTRA 0431 379 840
Adam Capon RACTRA +61 2 9614 0297
Des Connell FACTRA 07 3735 4082
Dr Rhian Cope FACTRA 02 6232 8668
Janet Cumming RACTRA 07 3328 9346
Giorgio De Nola RACTRA 03 9907 6023
Roger Drew FACTRA 0412 108 394
John Frangos FACTRA +61 407717847
Mirella Goetzmann 
RACTRA +61 8 9388 4919
Belinda Goldsworthy RACTRA + 61 7 47201521
Tarah Hagen RACTRA 0428 363 897
Neale Jackson RACTRA 0414 949 340
Ruth Jarman RACTRA +61 447 084 439
Victor Kabay RACTRA +61 3 8458 2466
Keng Meng Khoo RACTRA +65 65214036
Victoria Lazenby FACTRA +61 3  8623 4000
Frederich Leusch FACTRA 07 5552 7832
Alyson Macdonald RACTRA 03 8542 7500
Therese Manning FACTRA +61 2 9614 0297
Jack Ng FACTRA 07 3274 9020
Sim Ooi FACTRA 0418 317 835
Brian Priestly FACTRA 0413 607 285
Katie Richardson RACTRA 0403 993 727
Alan Seawright FACTRA +61 (0)7 3274 9009
Sandeep Sood RACTRA 0409 794 456
Lorraine Webster FACTRA 0438340394
Jackie Wright FACTRA +61 2 9614 0297 OR/ +61 425 206 295
Paul Wright FACTRA 0407 925 709

Full Contact Details & Areas of Practice

Name: Aust, Nathan
RACTRA
Level of Registration: Registered
Place of Employment: WSP Australia Pty Ltd
Address: Sunshine Coast, Queensland
Telephone: 0431 379 840
Email: nathan.aust@wsp.com
LinkedIn Professional Profile: Nathan Aust
Practice Areas

Toxicology

  • Consulting

Human Health Risk Assessment

  • Consulting

Supporting Sciences

  • Epidemiology
Keywords
  • Health Risk Assessment

  • Air Quality

  • Contaminated Land

  • Occupational Hygiene

  • Asbestos

  • Toxicology

Name: Capon, Adam
RACTRA
Level of Registration: Registered
Place of Employment: Principal, Environmental Risk Sciences Pty Ltd
Address: 6 Wilshire Ave, Carlinford NSW 2118
Telephone: +61 2 96140297
Email: adam@enrisks.com.au
LinkedIn Professional Profile: TBA
Practice Areas

Human Health Risk Assessment

  • Regulatory

  • Academic

Supporting Sciences

  • Epidemiology

Name:

Connell, Des
FACTRA
Level of Registration: Fellow
Place of Employment: Griffith School of the Environment
Address:  Nathan, Queensland, 4111
Telephone: 07 38754082
Email: d.connell@griffith.edu.au
LinkedIn Professional Profile:
Practice Areas:

Toxicology

  • Experimental

  • Academic / Teaching

Ecotoxicology

  • Aquatic

  • Terrestial

Human Health Risk Assessment

  • Experimental

  • Academic/Teaching

Ecological Risk Assessment

  • Experimental

  • Academic/Teaching

Supporting Sciences

  • Expert Support

Key Words
  • Probabilistic Techniques
  • Setting Guidelines
  • Influence of Exposure Time
  • Bioaccumulation
Name: Cope, Dr Rhian B.
BVSC., BSC(HONS) PHD., CGLPCP, DABT., ERT and FACTRA
Level of Registration: Fellow
Place of Employment: Senior Toxicologist
Therapeutic Goods Administration
Address: 136 Narrabundah Lane, Symonston ACT 2609, Australia
Telephone: 02 6232 8668
Email: Rhian.cope@tga.gov.au
LinkedIn Professional Profile: http://www.linkedin.com/profile/view?id=53764855&trk=tab_pro
Practice Areas

Toxicology

  • Clinical

Human Health Risk Assessment

  • Experimental

Key Words
  • Veterinary Toxicology
  • Regulatory Toxicology
  • Petroleum Toxicology
  • Phototoxicology
Name:

Cumming, Janet
RACTRA

Level of Registration: Registrant
Place of Employment: Department of Health, Queensland
Address: Level 3, 15 Butterfield St, Heston, QLD 4006
Telephone: 07 3328 9346
Email: janet.cumming@health.qld.gov.au
Practice Areas: Human Health Risk Assessment

  • Regulatory

  • Teaching

Key Words:
  • Water Quality

  • Legionella

Name:

De Nola, Giorgio

RACTRA

Level of Registration: Registrant
Place of Employment: Kleinfelder
Address: Level 1, 95 Coventry Street, Sth Melbourne, VIC 3205
Telephone: 03 9907 6023
Email: gdenola@kleinfelder.com
LinkedIn Professional Profile:
Practice Areas

Toxicology

Consulting

Human Health Risk Assessment

  • Consulting

Ecological Risk Assessment

  • Consulting

Supporting Sciences

  • Expert Support
Key Words
  • Human Health and Ecological Risk Assessment
  • Toxicology
  • Vapour Intrusion (VI) Assessment
  • Modelling (Fate and Transport, Groundwater, VI)
  • Contaminated Land Assessments (incl. PFAS, PCBs, PAH, TPH etc)
Name: Drew, Roger
FACTRA
Level of Registration: Fellow
Place of Employment: Drew Toxicology Consulting Pty Ltd
Address:

1944 Malvern Road, Malvern East, VIC 3145

Telephone: +61 412 108 394
Email: rogerdrew@bigpond.com
LinkedIn Professional Profile:
Practice Areas:

Toxicology

  • Consulting

Human Health Risk Assessment

  • Consulting

Ecological Risk Assessment

  • Consulting
Key Words:
  • Chemicals
  • Toxicology
  • Health Risk Assessment
Name: Frangos, John
FACTRA
Level of Registration: Fellow
Place of Employment: CDM Smith
Address: Level 1, 30 Wangaratta Street, Richmond VIC 3121
Telephone: +61 407717847
Email: jfrangos@cdmsmith.com
LinkedIn Professional Profile: http://au.linkedin.com/pub/john-frangos/15/6b3/6a3/>
Practice Areas:

Toxicology

  • Regulatory

  • Consulting

Ecotoxicology

  • Aquatic

Human Health Risk Assessment

  • Consulting

Ecological Risk Assessment

  • Consulting

Supporting Sciences

  • Expert Support
Key Words
  • Standards setting
  • Causality Assessment
  • Public Health
  • Occupational Health Air Quality
Name: Goetzmann, Mirella
Level of Registration: RACTRA
Place of Employment: Toxicologist, WA Dept of Health, Health Directorate
Address: 189 Royal Street, East Perth WA
Telephone: (08) 9388 4919
Email: mirella.goetzmann@health.wa.gov.au
Specialisms:
  • Agrochemical and Chemical
  • Risk assessment
  • Respiratory toxicology
  • Environmental
  • Metal
  • Human Health
Name: Goldsworthy, Belinda
Level of Registration: RACTRA
Place of Employment: AECOM Australia
Address:

Level 5, 7-13 Tomlins Street, South Townsville, QLD 4810

Telephone: + 61 7 47201521
Email: belinda.goldsworthy@aecom.com
Linked-In Profile https://au.linkedin.com/in/belinda-goldsworthy-43734961
Practice Areas:
  • Toxicology (Consulting)
  • Human Health Risk Assessment (Consulting)
  • Ecological Risk Assessment (Consulting, Experimental)
  • Supporting Services (Expert Support)
Key Words:
  • Human Health Risk
  • Ecological Risk
  • Vapour Intrusion
  • Contaminated land
  • Training and Education
Name: Hagen, Tarah
Level of Registration: RACTRA
Place of Employment: SLR Consulting Australia Pty Ltd
Address:

Unit 2, 2 Domville Avenue, Hawthorn VIC 3122

Telephone: 0428 363 897
Email: thagen@slrconsulting.com
Practice Areas:

Toxicology

  • Consulting

Human Health Risk Assessment

  • Consulting

Ecological Risk Assessment

  • Consulting
Key Words:
  • Chemicals
  • Toxicology
  • Health
  • Risk Assessment
Name:

 Jackson, Neale

RACTRA

Level of Registration: Registered
Place of Employment: Lisa J Stevens & Associates
Address: PO Box 3028, Challis St PO, Newport VIC 3015
Telephone: 0414 949 340
Email: neale.jackson1919@gmail.com
Practice Areas:

Toxicology

  • Regulatory
  • Academic / Teaching
  • Consulting

Human Health Risk Assessment

  • Regulatory
  • Consulting

Ecological Risk Assessment

    • Regulatory
    • Academic / Teaching
  • Consulting
Key Words:
  • Toxicology
  • Health
  • Risk Assessment
Name: Jarman, Ruth
RACTRA
Level of Registration: Registered
Place of Employment: Enrisks
Address: PO Box 2537 Carlingford Court, NSW, 2118
Telephone: +61 447 084 439
Email: ruth@enrisks.com.au
LinkedIn Professional Profile: TBA
Practice Areas:

Toxicology

  • Regulatory
  • Consulting

Human Health Risk Assessment

  • Regulatory
  • Consulting

Ecological Risk Assessment

  • Regulatory
  • Consulting

Supporting Science

  • Expert Support
Key Words:
  • Contaminated Land
  • Vapour Intrusion
  • Perfluorinated Compounds (PFCs)
Name:

Kabay, Victor

Level of Registration: Registered
Place of Employment: Environment Protection Authority Victoria
Address: Ernest Jones Drive, Macleod VIC 3085
Telephone: +61 3 8458 2466
Email: victor.kabay@epa.vic.gov.au
LinkedIn Profile: TBC
Practice Areas:

Human Health Risk Assessment

  • Regulatory
  • Consulting

Ecological Risk Assessment

  • Experimental
  • Consulting

Supporting Sciences

  • Expert Support
Key Words:
  • Air Quality
  • Human Health Risk Assessment
  • Ecological Risk Assessment
  • Contaminated Land
  • Environmental Fate and Transport
Name Khoo, Keng Meng
Level of Registration RACTRA
Place of Employment Lonza, Arch Chemicals Singapore Pte Ltd
Address 10 Science Park Rd, #02-12, The Alpha Singapore Science Park II, Singapore
Telephone +65 65214036
Email kengmeng.khoo@lonza.com
LinkedIn Profile
Practice Areas

Toxicology

  • Regulatory

Human Health Risk Assessment

  • Regulatory
Key Words
  • Chemicals
  • Biocides
  • Cosmetics
  • Toxicology
  • Health
  • Risk Assessment
Name: Lazenby, Victoria
FACTRA
Level of Registration: Fellow
Place of Employment: ARCADIS Australia Pacific
Address: Level 32, 140 William Street, Melbourne VIC 3000
Telephone: +61 3 8623 4000
Email: victoria.lazenby@arcadis.com
LinkedIn Professional Profile: Victoria Lazenby
Practice Areas:

Human Health Risk Assessment

  • Consulting

Ecological Risk Assessment

  • Consulting

Supporting Sciences

  • Epidemiology
Key Words:
  • Human Health Risk Assessment
  • Ecological Risk Assessment
  • Epidemiology
  • Emerging Contaminants
  • Consulting
Name: Leusch, Frederic
FACTRA
Level of Registration: Fellow
Place of Employment Griffith University
Address: Building G51, Gold Coast Campus, Southport, QLD, 4222
Telephone: 07 5552 7832
Email: f.leusch@griffith.edu.au
LinkedIn Professional Profile:
Key Words:
  • In Vitro Toxicity
  • Water Quality,
  • Endocrine Disruption
  • Potable Water Reuse
  • Biomarkers
Name: Macdonald, Alyson
RACTRA
Level of Registration: Registered
Place of Employment: Principal Audit Support, Australian Environmental Auditors Pty Ltd
Address: Suite 21,1 Ricketts Rd, Mount Waverly, Vic, 3149
Telephone: 03 85427500
Email: amacdonald@envaud.com.au
LinkedIn Professional Profile:
Practice Areas:

Human Health Risk Assessment

  • Consulting

Ecological Risk Assessment

  • Consulting

Supporting Sciences

  • Expert Support
Name: Manning, Therese
FACTRA
Level of Registration: Fellow
Place of Employment: Principal, Environmental Risk Sciences Pty Ltd 2012 to present
Address: 6 Wilshire Ave, Carlingford NSW 2118
Telephone: +61 2 9614 0297
Email: therese@enrisks.com.au
LinkedIn Professional Profile: http://www.linkedin.com/profile/view?id=245235761&trk=tab_pro
Practice Areas:

Toxicology

  • Regulatory
  • Consulting

Ecotoxicology

  • Aquatic

Human Health Risk Assessment

  • Regulatory
  • Consulting

Ecological Risk Assessment

  • Regulatory
  • Teaching
  • Consulting

Supporting Sciences

  • Expert Support
Key Words:

Contaminated Land
Guideline Development
Vapour Intrusion
Health Impact Assessment

Name

Ng, Jack

FACTRA

Level of Registration Fellow
Place of Employment University of Queensland
Address 5 Tapscott St, Wishart, Brisbane QLD 4122
Telephone 07 3274 9020
Email j.ng@uq.edu.au
Practice Areas

Toxicology

  • Regulatory
  • Experimental
  • Academic / Teaching
  • Consulting

Ecotoxicology

  • Aquatic
  • Terrestrial

Human Health Risk Assessment

  • Regulatory
  • Experimental
  • Academic / Teaching
  • Consulting

Ecological Risk Assessment

  • Regulatory
  • Experimental
  • Academic / Teaching
  • Consulting

Supporting Sciences

  • Expert Support
Key Words
  • Mixture Toxicology
  • Risk Assessment
  • Metals
  • Natural Toxins
  • Bioavailability
Name: Ooi, Dr Sim
FACTRA
Level of Registration: Fellow
Place of Employment: Salcor Consulting
Address: PO Box 1016, Glen Waverley VIC 3150
Telephone: 0418 317 835
Email: sim@salcor.com.au
Practice Areas:

Toxicology

  • Consulting

Human Health Risk Assessment

  • Academic/Teaching
  • Consulting

Ecological Risk Assessment

  • Consulting

Supporting Sciences

  • Expert Support
Key Words:
  • Chemical Sites
  • Industrial and Environmental Toxicology
  • Chemical Fate and Transport
  • Exposure Assessment and Modelling
  • Risk Mitigation and Management
Name: Priestly, Prof Brian
FACTRA
Level of Registration: Fellow
Place of Employment: Monash University (now part-time)
Address: 8B Sturt Avenue, Toorak Gardens, SA 5065 (home)
Telephone: 0413 607 285
Email: brian.priestly@monash.edu
Practice Areas:

Toxicology

  • Regulatory
  • Academic/Teaching
  • Consulting

Human Health Risk Assessment

  • Regulatory
  • Academic/Teaching
  • Consulting

Supporting Sciences

  • Expert Support
Key Words:
  • Nanotoxicology
  • AgVet Chemicals
  • Contaminated Sites
  • Environmental Health
  • Peer Review
Name

Richardson, Katie                                              RACTRA

Level of Registration Registered
Place of Employment Senversa

Address

Level 6, 15 William Street, Melbourne 3000
Telephone 0403 993 727
Email katie.richardson@senversa.com
Practice Areas

Human Health Risk Assessment

  • Consulting

Ecological Risk Assessment

  • Consulting

Supporting Sciences

  • Expert Support
Key Words
  • Contaminated land
  • Vapour intrusion
  • PFAS
  • Exposure assessment
  • Strategic risk management
Name

Sood, Sandeep

RACTRA

Level of Registration Registrant
Place of Employment Advanced Skin Technology
Address Unit 8, Keysborough Close, Fiveways Business Centre, Keysborough VIC, 3173
Telephone 0409 794 456
Email ssood@advskin.com.au
LinkedIn Professional Profile https://www.linkedin.com/in/sandeep-sood-21650317
Practice Area
    • Chemical Regulation
  • Toxicology
  • Regulatory Science
  • Human Health Risk Assessment
Keywords
  • Cosmetics
  • Pesticides
  • Health
Name: Seawright, Dr Alan – DVSc, PRD, BSe, FRCVS, FRC.Path, DABT, Hon. ACVP, MACVSC, FACTRA
Level of Registration: Fellow
Place of Employment: EnTox (National Research Centre for Environmental Toxicology)
Address: 39 Kessels Rd, Coopers Plain Qld 4108
Telephone: +61 (0)7 3274 9009
Email: a.seawright@uq.edu.au
Specialisms:
  • Pathology, General Toxicology
  • Pharmaceutical Mechanistic
  • Agrochemical Pharmacological
  • Biochemical Toxicology
  • Pharmaceutical Pathology
  • Natural Product Toxicology
Name: Webster, Lorraine
RACTRA
Level of Registration: Registrant
Place of Employment: Senior Consultant
LK Webster Consulting
Address: 22/67 Barraclough Crescent, Monash, ACT 2904
Telephone: 0438340394
Email: lorraine.webster@hotmail.com
Practice Areas:

Toxicology:
*Regulatory
*Consulting

Ecotoxicology
*Aquatic
*Terrestrial

Human Health Risk Assessment
*Regulatory
*Consulting

Key Words

Toxicology Laboratory Selection Inspection
GLP
Study Monitoring
ADME/Pharmacokinetics

Name: Wright, Jackie
FACTRA
Level of Registration: Fellow
Place of Employment: Owner and director of Environmental Risk
Sciences Pty Ltd 2008 to present
Address: 6 Wilshire Ave, Carlingford NSW 2118
Telephone: +61 2 9614 0297 or +61 425 206 295
Email: jackie@enrisks.com.au
LinkedIn Professional Profile: http://www.linkedin.com/profile/
view?id=50467669&trk=hb_tab_pro_top
Practice Areas:

Toxicology
*Regulatory
*Consulting

Human Health Risk Assessment
*Regulatory
*Experimental
*Academic/Teaching
*Consulting

Ecological Risk Assessment
*Regulatory
*Consulting

Supporting Sciences
*Expert Support

Key Words:

Contaminated Land
Health Impact Assessment
Clandestine Drug Laboratories
Vapour Intrusion
Guideline Development

Name: Wright, Paul
FACTRA
Level of Registration: Fellow
Place of Employment: RMIT University
Address: School of Health and Biomedical Sciences, RMIT University, Bundoora VIC 3083
Telephone: 0407 925 709
Email: paul.wright@rmit.edu.au
LinkedIn Professional Profile:

Toxicology
*Experimental
*Academic / Teaching

Key Words:
  • Mechanistic Toxicology
  • Nanotoxicology & Nanosafety
  • Immunotoxicology
  • In vitro toxicity test systems
  • Natural product toxicity

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