Sepehr N. Tabrizi
Sepehr N. Tabrizi has received his Ph.D. degree from the University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 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 is a molecular microbiologist with considerable expertise in the development of molecular diagnostic methods for detection of STI and their clinical translation. He is currently the Senior Scientist in charge of the Molecular Microbiology Laboratory at the Royal Women’s Hospital and an Associate Professor at the Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Melbourne. In 2010, he was awarded fellowship of the Faculty of Science, The Royal College of Pathologists of Australasia, FFSc (RCPA). In 2011, he was awarded 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 29 January 2012