Professor Kirsten Spann

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Faculty of Health,
School of Biomedical Sciences


Contact

+61 7 31386298

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Personal details

Positions

Professor
Faculty of Health,
School of Biomedical Sciences
Kelvin Grove Q Block Membership
Institute of Health Biomedical Innovation (IHBI),
IHBI Health Projects

Keywords

Virology, innate immunology, respiratory, paediatric, asthma

Discipline

Microbiology, Immunology

Field of Research code, Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification (ANZSRC), 2008

Qualifications

  • PhD (University of Queensland)
  • Bachelor of Science with Honours (University of Queensland)

Professional memberships and associations

For more information regarding Professor Kirsten Spann's research profile please open this link to the Infection and Immunity Research Program:https://research.qut.edu.au/infectionandimmunity/

Teaching

Virology Learning progression within the Bachelor of Biomedical Sciences (LS40):

First year: LQB292 - contains a module on the basics of virus structure and classification

Second year: LQB362: - contains a module on virus life cycles, replication and transcription

Second year: LQB494:- contains a module on viral disease pathogenesis and case studies

Third year: LQB594: - contains a virology module on molecular diagnostics, vaccine and therapy technology

Third year: LQB694: - Infectious disease outbreaks (unit coordinator). Response and preparedness plans.

Additional teaching with the Bachelor of Medical Laboratory Science (LS47):

virology/  molecular biology modules within the following units: LQB281, LQB594, LQB882

HL53 Bachelor of Biomedical Science Honours course coordinator (acting 2018)

Experience

Publications

QUT ePrints

For more publications by Kirsten, explore their research in QUT ePrints (our digital repository).

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Supervision