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.

AID Research Management Committee

AID Director - Professor Mark Walker

AID Deputy Director (virology) - Professor Alex Khromykh

AID Deputy Director (bacterial and clinical) - Professor Mark Schembri

AID Deputy Director (QIMRB) - Professor Andreas Suhrbier


Professor Christian Engwerda (QIMR Berghofer Medical Research Institute representative)

Professor Ian Henderson  (Institute for Molecular Biosciences representative)

Professor Paul Young  (School of Chemistry & Molecular Biosciences representative)

Professor Claire Wainright (UQ School of Medicine & Lady Cilento Children's Hospital representative)

Professor David Paterson (UQ Centre for Clinical Research representative)

Professor Ian Frazer (TRI representative)

Associate Professor Antje Blumenthal (UQ Diamantina Institute representative)

Professor Michael Monteiro (Australian Institute for Bioengineering and Nanotechnology representative)

Professor Charles Gilks (School of Public Health representative)