Scientia Professor of Medicine and Director, Kirby Institute, UNSW

Research Interests:
Clinical research in HIV/AIDS including antiretroviral therapy, drug toxicities, immune-based therapies, primary HIV infection, vaccines, cellular immune response to HIV, chemoprophylaxis and other biomedical methods of prevention of HIV infection and access and implementation of antiretroviral therapy in the developing world.

Broad Research Areas:
HIV - AIDS, Clinical Research, Immunology, Infectious Diseases, Virology

Qualifications:
BSc (Med) MBBS (Syd), MD, DSc (UNSW), FRACP, FRCPA, FRCP, FAA
Society Memberships & Professional Activities:
Australian Society for Immunology, American Society for Immunology, Australasian Society for HIV Medicine, Australian Society for Medical Research, American Society for Allergy and Clinical Immunology, Australian Society for Clinical Immunology and Allergy, International AIDS Society, Australian Academy of Science

Specific Research Keywords:
Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (AIDS), Anti-viral Immunity, Clinical Research, Antiretroviral therapy, Primary HIV infection

Experience

  • 1986–present
    Director, Kirby Institute, (Formerly the National Centre in HIV Epidemiology and Clinical Research)