Sepehr N. Tabrizi
Sepehr N. Tabrizi has received his Ph.D. degree from the University of Melbourne in 1990 and has worked in the field of sexually transmitted infection (STI) with a strong focus on human papillomavirus (HPV) research for over 20 years. He works as a molecular microbiologist with considerable expertise in the development of molecular diagnostic methods for detection of STI and their clinical translation. He serves currently as the Senior Scientist in charge of the Molecular Microbiology Laboratory at the Royal Women‘s Hospital and an Associate Professor at the University of Melbourne, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology. In 2010, he was awarded a Fellowship of the Faculty of Science (FFSc) from The Royal College of Pathologists of Australasia (RCPA). In 2011, he was awarded the Fellowship of the Australian Society for Microbiology (FASM). The laboratory he supervises has 20 staff members made up of scientists, research nurses, epidemiologist, and research coordinators involved in both research and molecular diagnostic.
Biography Updated on 23 January 2012