Dr Christina Byun

Dr Christina Byun

PhD (Anatomy)

BSc Hons (Anatomy)


Medicine & Health
School of Biomedical Sciences

Lecturer in Anatomy

+61 2 9065 9904
Wallace Wurth (Level 2)
  • Journal articles | 2022
    Byun S; Morris S; Pather N, 2022, 'Magnetic resonance imaging study of the sciatic nerve variation in the pediatric gluteal region: Implications for the posterior approach of the sciatic nerve blockade', Paediatric Anaesthesia, 32, pp. 1355 - 1364, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/pan.14545
    Journal articles | 2021
    Matar I; Lucas T; Gregory L; Byun S; Morris S; Pather N, 2021, 'Quantifying the ossification of the carpus: Radiographic standards for age estimation in a New South Wales paediatric population', Forensic Science International: Reports, 3, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.fsir.2021.100211
    Journal articles | 2019
    Byun S; Gordon J; Jacob T; Morris S; Pather N, 2019, 'A CT and MRI study of the variations of the sciatic nerve branches of the pediatric knee: implications for peripheral nerve blockade', Clinical Anatomy, 32, pp. 836 - 850, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/ca.23412
    Journal articles | 2019
    Byun S; Pather N, 2019, 'Pediatric regional anesthesia: A review of the relevance of surface anatomy and landmarks used for peripheral nerve blockades in infants and children', Clinical Anatomy, 32, pp. 803 - 823, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/ca.23406
    Journal articles | 2015
    Yoo S; Dedova I; Pather N, 2015, 'An appraisal of the short lateral rotators of the hip joint', Clinical Anatomy, 28, pp. 800 - 812, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/ca.22568

2020 Award for Excellence in Educational Innovation (Medicine & Health) 

2020 Distinguished Technical/Research Support Staff Award (School of Biomedical Sciences)

2016 Student Tutor Excellence Award (Anatomy)

Clinical / Functional Anatomy

  • Paediatric Anatomy
  • Medical Imaging
  • Musculoskeletal Anatomy


Medical Education

  • Blended Learning
  • Virtual Anatomy Lab
  • Virtual and Augmented Reality
  • Embryology Education

2021-2025 Health 25 Strategy Projects 2.1 and 2.2 (Medicine & Health) | Project Manager

2022-2023 Health and Safety Committee | Anatomy Rep


My Teaching

2023 MFAC1525 Ageing and Endings A (Co-convenor)

2023 SOMS1912 Human Systems 1 (Co-convenor)

2023 ANAT2111 Introductory Anatomy (Convenor)

2022 ANAT2511 Fundamentals of Anatomy (Co-convenor)