Metabolic Medicine

Contact us

  • Postal address:Department of Metabolics
    Level 2, East Building, Zone K
    The Royal Children's Hospital
    50 Flemington Road
    Parkville, VIC 3052, AUSTRALIA  
    Appointments:+61 3 9345 6180
     Office Telephone:+61 3 9345 6251
     Fax:+61 3 9345 6740


    Metabolic Team

    Metabolic Acting Lead- Manager

    Dr Maureen Evans

    Metabolic Consultants


    Dr Heidi Peters

    Dr Joy Lee

    Dr Sarah Donoghue

    Metabolic Fellows


    Dr Sharmila Kiss

    Dr Esmeralda Bordador

    Email: metabolic@rch.org.au

    For emergencies and after hours assistance please phone switch board on: 03 9345 5522 and ask to speak with Metabolic Fellow on call. 

    Administration assistant

    Pamela Linden

    Phone: 03 9345 6251
    Email: metabolic@rch.org.au

    Social Worker

    Melissa Hall
    Phone: 03 9345 6239
    Email: Melissa.hall@rch.org.au

    Metabolic Clinical Nurse Consultants

    Mia Normoyle, RN

    Phone: 03 9345 6244

    Pager 5160

    Email: metabolic@rch.org.au


    Carla Rogers, RN 

    Phone: 03 9345 6244

    Pager 5160

    Email: metabolic@rch.org.au

    Metabolic Dietitians

    Email: metabolic.dietitians@rch.org.au

    Dr Maureen Evans, AdvAPD
    Phone: 03 9345 6234

    Kristen Fitzell, APD
    Phone: 03 9345 6236

    Erin Mullane, APD
    Phone: 03 9345 6235

    Neuropsychologist

    Dr Julia Shekleton

    Newborn Screening Contacts

    Sally Morrissy

    Phone: 8341 6460

    Email: Sally.morrissy@vcgs.org.au


    Newborn Screening Laboratory

    Phone: 8341 6272

    Email: screeninglab@vcgs.org.au


    Bookings/Cancellations

    Phone: 03 9345 6180

    Email: sc.pod3@rch.org.au

    If your child is unable to attend their appointment please notify the clinic as soon as possible. You will need to provide your child’s UR number.


    Ordering a Prescription from the Metabolic Team

    Email the metabolic Team for a prescription via metabolic@rch.org.au

    Please be aware that you need to give at least 10 business days notice for prescriptions to be written.

    Please request a prescription in the following format and the Fellow will be able to write the prescription.

    When requesting a prescription information to include:

    Name of Child :

    UR number:

    Date of Birth:

    Weight:

    Medication:

    Where you would like the prescription taken to or delivered to:

    Please include your current address if you would like the prescription posted out.