Associate Professor Michael Nissen

Director of Scientific Affairs and Public Health for GSK Vaccines

A/Prof Michael Nissen is a well-versed clinician in Infectious Diseases, Microbiology and Paediatrics. Prior to his current role he was Director of the Infection Management Prevention Service at the Royal Children’s Hospital-Brisbane, Clinical Microbiologist for Pathology Queensland at Royal Brisbane & Women’ Hospital and Co-Director of the Queensland Paediatric Infectious Diseases Laboratory and Clinical Trials Unit. He has lead over 40 clinical trials including Phase I studies and has authored over 200 peer-reviewed publications relating to infectious diseases, microbiology and vaccine studies