Professor Kirsten Spann

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Faculty of Health,
School of Biomedical Sciences

Personal details


Faculty of Health,
School of Biomedical Sciences


Virology, innate immunology, respiratory, paediatric, asthma


Microbiology, Immunology

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


  • 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:


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: LQB494:- contains a module on viral disease pathogenesis and case studies Third year: LQB594: unit co-ordinator,- contains a virology module on molecular diagnostics, vaccine and therapy technology Third year: LQB694:unit coordinator - Infectious disease outbreaks response and preparedness plans.

Additional teaching with the Bachelor of Medical Laboratory Science (LS47) 2015-2019: virology/  molecular biology modules within the following units: LQB281, LQB594, LQB882

HL53 Bachelor of Biomedical Science Honours course coordinator (2018-2019)


Selected publications

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