Current Studies

Acute Flaccid Paralysis (AFP)

Protocol AFP          
Case Report Form AFP Initial       

* Please note the Victorian Infectious Diseases Reference Laboratory (VIDRL) have moved. Please see new contact details below.

National Enterovirus Reference Laboratory (NERL)
Victorian Infectious Diseases Reference Laboratory (VIDRL)
Doherty Institute
792 Elizabeth St
Melbourne 3000 Victoria

Tel: 03 9342 9607       Fax: 03 9342 9665      Email:  

Congenital cytomegalovirus infection (CMV)

Protocol CMV
Case Report Form (NSW Participants)
Case Report Form (Other States)

Congenital rubella (Rub)

Protocol Rubella
Case Report Form Rubella
Online RUB Case Report Form

Congenital Varicella (Vcon)

Protocol Vcon         
Case Report Form Vcon 
Online Vcon Case Report Form

Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD)

Protocol: FASD
Case Report Form: FASD
Online Case Report Form: FASD

Australian Guide to the Diagnosis of FASD


Protocol:  Monitoring paediatric HIV infection and perinatal exposure to HIV in Australia
Printable Case Report Form:  CHILD with HIV infection or perinatal exposure to HIV
Prinatable Case Report Form:  MOTHER with perinatally exposed children

Online Case Report Form:  CHILD with HIV infection or perinatal exposure to HIV 
Online Case Report Form:  MOTHER with perinatally exposed children

Juvenile onset Recurrent Respiratory Papillomatosis (JoRRP)

Protocol: JoRRP    
Printable Case Report Form: JoRRP

MECP2 Duplication syndrome (MEPC2)

Protocol MECP2
Case Report Form MECP2
Parent/Carer Information Sheet

Microcephaly in children aged < 12 months (MCPH)

Protocol Microcephaly
Case Report Form Microcephaly
Online Microcephaly Case Report Form

NeonatAl Varicella (Vneo)

Protocol Vneo         
Case Report Form Vneo
Online Vneo Case Report Form

NEONATAL herpes simplex virus infection (HSV)

Protocol HSV        
Case Report Form HSV
Online HSV Case Report Form

Case Report Form HSV 12 Month Follow Up
Online HSV 12 Month Follow Up Case Report Form

RETT Syndrome (Rett)

Protocol Rett
Case Report Form Rett 

Severe Complications of Influenza in children < 15 years (1st JUne 2019 to 30Th September 2019)

Protocol and Case Report Form: Severe Complications of Influenza 2019
Online Case Report Form: Severe Complications of Influenza 2019

Severe indoor trampoline park injury

Protocol: Severe Indoor Trampoline Park Injury
Printable Case Report FormSevere Indoor Trampoline Park Injury
Online Case Report Form: Severe Indoor Trampoline Park Injury


Severe injury related to disc battery (sirdb)

Protocol: Severe Injury Related to Disc Battery (SIRDB)
Printable Case Report Form: (SIRDB)
Online Case Report Form: (SIRDB)

Online Case Report Form: 3 Month Follow-up (SIRDB)

Important Information for Doctors (SIRDB)
Information for Parents and Public (SIRDB)


Protocol: Stroke in children < 2 years old
Printable Case Report Form: Stroke in children < 2 years old
Online Case Report Form: Stroke in children < 2 years old Case Report Form