Dr Nur Sulaiman

Dr Nur SulaimanNur is a specialist physician in respiratory and sleep medicine. Nur is a fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Physicians (FRACP) and is accredited in both Respiratory and Sleep Medicine. She graduated from University of New South Wales, Sydney in 2010 before undertaking her Basic Physician Training and Advanced Training in South Australia. Nur has presented at several national conferences and was recently awarded with the best Sleep Fragment submission of 2017 by the American Thoracic Society.

Achievements

  • 2018 - Best Sleep Fragment Award for the highest quality of Sleep Fragment submission in 2017 – selected by the Sleep & Respiratory Neurobiology (SRN) Assembly Award Sub-committee, American Thoracic Society: Signals from an "Alien" Force (Sulaiman, N., Bandick, L. & Aiyappan, V.)
    - Published in the Annals of the American Thoracic Society (ATS) (June 2018 publication)
  • 2017 - Winner of the South Australian and Northern Territory Thoracic Society of Australia Young Investigator Award with the presentation titled: Retrospective case-controlled study of obstructive sleep apnoea in Down syndrome adults
    - Findings of the study presented in the Australasian Sleep Association Annual Scientific Meeting, October 2017 in Auckland, New Zealand
    - Findings of the study presented in the Thoracic Society of Australia and New Zealand (TSANZ) Annual Scientific Meeting, March 2018 in Adelaide, South Australia
  • 2015 - Winner of the Basil Hetzel Institute Research Day Best Clinical Oral Presentation by a Junior Researcher for our systematic review titled: Short acting bronchodilators for the management of inpatients with acute exacerbation of COPD: Systematic review and meta-analysis
  • 2015 - Finalist and oral presenter in the South Australian and Northern Territory Thoracic Society of Australia Young Investigator Award with the presentation titled: The effectiveness of short-acting bronchodilators for inpatient management of acute exacerbation of chronic obstructive airway disease: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    - Findings of the study presented in the Thoracic Society of Australia and New Zealand (TSANZ) Annual Scientific Meeting, March 2016 in Perth, Western Australia

Locations

Outpatient Clinics:

  • Norwood Specialist Clinic, 48 Magill Road, Norwood SA 5065
  • Ardrossan Clinic (monthly)
  • Clare Medical Centre (monthly)

Inpatient Consultations

  • Ashford Hospital
  • Calvary Wakefield Hospital
  • Calvary North Adelaide
  • The Memorial Hospital
  • St Andrew's Hospital
  • North Eastern Community Hospital

Affiliations

  • Thoracic Society of Australia and New Zealand (TSANZ)
  • European Respiratory Society
  • American Thoracic Society
  • CHEST
  • Australasian Sleep Association
  • World Association of Sleep

Professional Interests

Nur provides specialist management of all aspects of respiratory disorders such as COPD, asthma, bronchiectasis, pulmonary fibrosis, lung cancer, chronic cough and sleep disorders such as obstructive sleep apnoea, insomnia, chronic respiratory failure, Circadian rhythm disorder and restless leg syndrome. Nur is also trained to do bronchoscopic and pleural procedures including tunnelled pleural catheter.

Leadership

  • 2016 Co-Chief Medical Resident in Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Woodville South, SA 5011