Current projects

  • Development of novel diagnostic tools for screening asymptomatic malaria patients in endemic countries, military personnel and points of entry
  • Development of novel diagnostic tools for arboviruses
  • Development of a portable device to detect and quantify eggs of soil transmitted helminth species and schistosome species
  • Development of machine learning, algorithms to predict infectious diseases
  • Development of cloud based diagnostic platforms for infectious diseases


  • NHMRC project grant
  • Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation (B&MGF)
  • Advance Queensland Industry Research Fellowship (AQIRF)
  • United States Agency for International Development  (USAID)