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Meet Our Directors 

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Mr. Steven Nemes

Mr. Steven Nemes OAM is a commercial lawyer and founding Director of the Foundation. He is an Accredited Business Law Specialist and Accredited Mediator in the Sydney based firm Harris Freidman Lawyers.

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Dr. John Gallo

Doctor John Gallo is a retired physician with a lifetime of experience in treating patients with haematological disorders, both in the public and private arena. He is a Senior Lecturer for the University of Sydney, based at the Royal North Shore Hospital.

A/Prof Samantha Hocking

Associate Professor Samantha Hocking is an endocrinologist with an interest in diabetes and obesity.  She is based at The University of Sydney & Royal Prince Alfred Hospital where she is principal investigator of a number of clinical trials. 

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Prof. Bernie Tuch 

Professor Bernie Tuch is a practicing endocrinologist and a diabetes researcher in cell therapies, both in the laboratory and the clinic.  He is a founding Director of the Foundation, and separately of the NSW Stem Cell Network of which he is immediate Past Chairman.   


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