Professor David Paterson

Professor

UQ Centre for Clinical Research
Faculty of Medicine
d.paterson1@uq.edu.au
+61 7 334 66074

Overview

David Paterson is a Professor of Medicine at The University of Queensland Centre for Clinical Research, and Chief Executive Officer of the Wesley Medical Research. He is also a Consultant Infectious Diseases Physician, and Consultant Microbiologist.

Professor Paterson's clinical work, research and teaching has been recognised internationally, most recently in the 2015 Thomson Reuters Highly Cited List. He received his medical degree and PhD from The University of Queensland. In 2007, Professor Paterson returned to Brisbane after ten years at The University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine. A 2008 Frank Fenner Award for Advanced Research in Infectious Diseases by the Australasian Society for Infectious Diseases (ASID) quickly followed and in 2009 he was awarded a Queensland Health Senior Clinical Research Fellowship.

His research focuses on the molecular and clinical epidemiology of infections with antibiotic resistant organisms, with the intent of translation of knowledge into optimal prevention and treatment of these infections. Professor Paterson has received research funding from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the National Health and Medical and Medical Research Council (NHMRC).

Qualifications

  • Doctor of Philosophy, The University of Queensland
  • Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (Hon), The University of Queensland

Publications

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Supervision

  • Doctor Philosophy

  • Doctor Philosophy

  • Doctor Philosophy

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Publications

Featured Publications

Book Chapter

  • Paterson, David L. (2011). Infections due to other members of the enterobacteriaceae, including management of multidrug-resistant strains. In Lee Goldman and Andrew I. Schafer (Ed.), Goldman's Cecil medicine 24th edition ed. (pp. 1874-1877) Philadelphia, PA, United States: Elsevier Saunders. doi:10.1016/B978-1-4377-1604-7.00313-4

  • Hayashi, Yoshiro and Paterson, David L. (2011). The epidemiology of pan/extreme drug resistance. In Ian M. Gould and Jos W.M. van der Meer (Ed.), Antibiotic policies: controlling hospital acquired infection (pp. 27-38) New York, United States: Springer. doi:10.1007/978-1-4419-1734-8_3

  • DePestel, D., Hayashi, Y. and Paterson, D. L. (2010). Doripenem. In M. Lindsay Grayson, Alvis Kucers and Suzanne Crowe (Ed.), Kucers' The Use of Antibiotic 6th ed. (pp. 514-525) London, Engalnd, U.K.: Hodder Education.

  • Paterson, David L., Sidjabat, Hanna E. and Doi, Yohei (2010). Global spread of multidrug-resistant gram-negative bacilli. In W. Michael Scheld, M. Lindsay Grayson and James M. Hughes (Ed.), Emerging infections 9 (pp. 213-222) Washington, United States: ASM Press.

  • Hayashi, Y. and Paterson, D.L. (2010). Imipenem. In M. Lindsay Grayson (Ed.), Kucers' the use of antibiotics 6th ed. (pp. 471-499) London, UK: Hodder Education.

  • Paterson, D. L. and Doi, Y. (2010). Infections with Organisms Producing Extended-Spectrum beta-Lactamase. In J. T. Weber (Ed.), Antimicrobial resistance: beyond the breakpoint (pp. 21-34) Basel, Switzerland: Karger. doi:10.1159/000298754

  • Paterson, David L. and Boots, Robert J. (2000). Aspergillus. In George A. Sarosi and Scott F. Davies. (Ed.), Fungal diseases of the lung (pp. 123-162) Philadelphia: Lippincott Williams and Wilkins.

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PhD and MPhil Supervision

Current Supervision

  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

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Completed Supervision