About AID

Established in 2011, the Australian Infectious Diseases Research Centre is a multidisciplinary network based at The University of Queensland, and the QIMR Berghofer Medical Research Institute.

Dr Michael Nissen

Michael Nissen

Dr Michael Nissen has strong interests in paediatric infectious diseases.

In particular, Dr Nissen is interested in the characterisation and epidemiology of novel viruses, such as the human polyonmavirus and picornavirus-like viruses.

Dr Nissen is also focused on the detection and clinical impact of mucoid Pseudomonas aeruginosa in children with cystic fibrosis, the molecular epidemiology and control of Q Fever, and the molecular epidemiology of respiratory syncytial virus infections.

Publications by Michael Nissen