Dr Samantha Dando

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Faculty of Health,
School of Biomedical Sciences

Personal details


Lecturer in Clinical Microbiology
Faculty of Health,
School of Biomedical Sciences


Microglia, Immune cells, Microbiology, Toxoplasma gondii, Immune privilege, Neuroimmunology, Ocular Immunology, Meninges, Brain, Retina


Immunology, Neurosciences, Medical Microbiology

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


  • Doctor of Philosophy (Queensland University of Technology)

Professional memberships and associations

Australian Society for Microbiology (MASM)

Australia and New Zealand Society for Immunology

Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology

International Society of Neuroimmunology

Neuroimmunology Australia


I contribute to undergraduate teaching within the School of Biomedical Sciences:

  • LQB562: Advanced Microbial Diagnostics
  • LSB492: Microbiology

Selected publications

QUT ePrints

To find publications by Samantha, visit QUT ePrints, the University's research repository.