MBBS MSc MPH MD DLSHTM FRACP FASM
Pathology Queensland - State Director of Microbiology
Contact Details for Dr Graeme Nimmo
BiographyProfessor Nimmo is State Director of Microbiology for Pathology Queensland and Professor in the School of
Medicine at Griffith University. His research interests include healthcare-associated and
community-associated MRSA, the epidemiology of antimicrobial resistant pathogens and molecular typing
methods for healthcare-associated and community-associated pathogens. He is immediate Past-President of
the Australian Society for Antimicrobials, Deputy-Chair of the Australian Group for Antimicrobial
Resistance, and a member of the National Pathology Accreditation Advisory Council.
He serves on the editorial boards of a number of journals including "Pathology", "European Journal of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases" and "Journal of Global Antimicrobial Resistance". He is a member of the Clinical Laboratory Standards Institute Working Group on Analysis and Presentation of Cumulative Antimicrobial Susceptibility Data and of the MRSA Working Group of the International Society for Chemotherapy.
- Epidemiology of MRSA
- Antimicrobial resistance
- Microbial genotyping