Professor Brendan Crabb AC

Professor Brendan Crabb AC

Bid wins:
1st Malaria World Congress 
1-5 July 2018

About:
Professor Brendan Crabb is Director and Chief Executive Officer of the Burnet Institute in Melbourne. Professor Crabb’s expertise is in the study of infectious diseases, particularly those affecting the developing world. The primary driver for his own laboratory’s research is the development of a malaria vaccine and the identification of new targets for therapeutic intervention. In addition, Professor Crabb is the past President of the Association of Australian Medical Research Institutes (AAMRI), the peak body representing 8,000 staff and students of Australia’s 40 independent medical research organisations. He is the current President of the Victorian Chapter of AAMRI. Brendan took over as Director & CEO of the Burnet Institute in 2008.

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