A University of Melbourne graduate, Dr Sikaris
trained at the Royal Melbourne, Queen Victoria, Prince Henry's and
Heidelberg Repatriation Hospitals. He obtained fellowships from the
Royal College of Pathologists of Australasia (RCPA) and the
Australasian Association of Clinical Biochemists (AACB) in 1992 and
A/Prof Sikaris was appointed Director of
Chemical Pathology at St Vincent's Hospital in 1993 and Medical
Director of Dorevitch Pathology in 1998 before starting at
Melbourne Pathology in 2003. He specialises in Prostate Specific
Antigen, cholesterol and quality assurance and is Chair of the
RCPAQAP Key Incident Monitoring Program for Australasia.
A NATA-accredited laboratory assessor, he is
also founding Fellow of the RCPA Faculty of Science where he is
Principal Examiner in Chemical Pathology.
A/Prof Sikaris is a Principal Fellow of the
Department of Pathology at Melbourne University and lectures to
undergraduates, GPs and a variety of specialist groups across
Australia and overseas.
A/Prof Sikaris is also Director of Clinical
Support Services for Sonic Healthcare.