Supervision of Higher Degree Research students

Associate Professor Sydney Ch’ng is committed to teaching and research. She is an Associate Professor of Surgery, and has mentored many medical students, higher degree research students and junior doctors in their research. 

She is currently the Primary Supervisor for:

  • Kirsten Murray, PhD, Device mediated tissue modelling for biomimetic spinal fusion in the murine tail model, University of Sydney
  • Andrew Li, PhD, The evolving role of surgery in head and neck cutaneous melanoma, University of Sydney
  • Jason Luong – MPhil, Development of a patient reported outcome measure (PROM) for midface oncology in composite facial resection and reconstruction patients, University of Sydney
  • Amanda Yung – MPhil, Evaluation of staging and risk stratification tools for cancers of the head and neck, University of Sydney
  • Jordan Fuzi – MPhil, Long term remote outcome tracking in facial reanimation surgery – a novel approach, University of Sydney
  • Zachary Ball – MD, Facial vascularised allograft transplantation: feasibility and potential utility in Australia, University of Sydney
  • Kiane Zhou – Master of Surgery, University of Sydney

and Co-supervisor for:

  • Waldo Solis – Master of Surgery, University of Sydney

She has previously supervised:

  • Marcio Coelho – Master of Surgery, University of Sydney, completed 2018
  • Matthew Starr – Master of Surgery, University of Sydney, completed 2018
  • Kiane Zhou – MD, Reconstruction of the orbital exenteration defect, University of Sydney, completed 2017
  • Fernando Aranha Froes Filho – Master of Surgery, University of Sydney, completed 2016
  • Shyan Yang – Master of Surgery, University of Sydney, completed 2014
  • Vincent Choi – Master of Surgery, University of Sydney, completed 2011