Established in 2011, the Australian Infectious Diseases Research Centre is a multidisciplinary network based at The University of Queensland, and the Queensland Institute of Medical Research.
Associate Professor Ian Mackay
Associate Professor Mackay's clinical virology research focus aims at discovering and characterising viruses, defining their interactions and determining the clinical outcomes in the respiratory tract of children infected by them.
Associate Professor Mackay's competitively funded research areas include de novo virus discovery, rhinoviruses, non-rhinovirus picornaviruses and virus:virus interactions at the population and immunobiological level.
He also works in the Queensland Paediatric Infectious Diseases Laboratory, Queensland Children's Medical Research Institute, The University of Queensland.