Infection Control Key Staff

 

Our Infection Prevention & Control Team are available as an information and advice source to help you optimise your specific needs.

Infection Control requires a multidisciplinary approach including Medical Specialists, Nurses, and Scientists. The Infection Control Specialists available to you has broad based experience in primary, secondary and tertiary care infection control. They are available to guide and advise you on current procedures, future programmes and infection control outbreak management and prevention. 

Dr Arlo Upton

    

Arlo is the main contact for all clinical microbiology matters. Dr Upton is a graduate Of Otago Medical School and completed most of her training in Auckland, in both infectious diseases and clinical microbiology. Dr Upton was Medical Director at Labtests, Auckland, for three years before relocating to Dunedin with her husband in early 2018. Arlo will continue to live in Dunedin with regular travel to Christchurch and Timaru. She looks forward to interactions with her medical, nursing, and midwifery colleagues in the Canterbury regions and South Canterbury.

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Jacquie Leaman

   

Jacquie Leaman is Charge Medical Laboratory Scientist in Christchurch, with specialist qualifications in microbiology and immunology. Jacquie trained and qualified at Christchurch Hospital and has been with Southern Community Laboratories for many years in Christchurch. She has special interest in skin, fungi and urine bacteriology.

Jacquie has had many years hospital and community experience in infection control.

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