Infections, Pathogenesis & Resistance





Pathogenesis of Hospital-Acquired Bacterial Pathogens

Professor Anton Peleg leads a research program that focuses on the mechanisms of pathogenesis of important hospital-acquired pathogens. Hospital-acquired infection poses a significant risk to immunocompromised individuals.

For more information please visit the Hospital Acquired Bacterial Pathogens homepage.

Prevention of Surgical-site Infections

Dr Trisha Peel is interested in preventing infections following surgery to improve surgical patient outcomes. Her work investigates strategies to improve surgical antimicrobial prophylaxis and help prevent the development of antimicrobial resistance.

Infections in Immunocompromised hosts

All student inquiries:

Please contact Kerry Dunse (Research & Engagement Manager)