Infections in the immuno-compromised host

Hospital Accquired Bacterial Pathogens

Associate 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 visist the Hospital Accquired Bacterial Pathogens homepage.

Infections in the immune-compromised

Dr. Orla Morrissey’s research has focused on optimising the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of invasive fungal infections that pose a significant threat to immunocompromised individuals.

For more information please visist the Infections in the immune-compromised homepage.

All student inquiries:

Please contact Jasminka Sterjovski (Research Manager and Student Co-ordinator)

Email: jasminka.sterjovski@monash.edu

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For more information on research groups and study opportunities please download the Department of Infectious Diseases Research Project Handout.