Professor Geoffrey Hill

Honorary Professor

Royal Brisbane Clinical Unit
Faculty of Medicine

Honorary Professor

The University of Queensland Diamantina Institute
Faculty of Medicine


Professor Geoff Hill MBChB MD BHB FRCPA FRACP

NHMRC Australia and QLD Health Senior Clinical Research Fellow

Coordinator, Cancer Programme, QIMR Berghofer

Head, Bone Marrow Transplantation Laboratory, QIMR Berghofer

Director of Research, Cancer Care Services, Royal Brisbane & Womens’ Hospital

Bone Marrow Transplant Physician and Haematologist, Royal Brisbane & Womens’ Hospital

Geoff Hill is a medical graduate of the University of Auckland and Haematologist, training in New Zealand, The Dana Farber Cancer Institute in Boston. He is a NHMRC Australia Fellow and his immunology laboratory focuses on the interactions between cytokines, antigen presenting cells and regulatory T cells during transplantation.

Professor Hill was the 2005 Queenslander of the Year and recipient of the Transplantation Society of Australia and New Zealand 2009 Ian McKenzie Award and the 2014 Translational Research Institute National Prize for excellence within basic and clinical research in the transplant field. He was also awarded a Queensland Health Senior Clinical Research Fellowship in 2010 to translate new cytokine and cell based therapies into clinic practice.


  • MD, University of Auckland, New Zealand
  • FRACP, Royal Australiasian College of Physicians
  • FRCPA, Royal College of Pathologists of Australasia
  • MBChB, University of Auckland New Zealand
  • BHB, University of Auckland NZ


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Book Chapter

  • Markey, K.A., MacDonald, K.P.A. and Hill, G.R. (2013). Cytokines in Graft-versus-host Disease and Graft-versus-leukemia. Immune Biology of Allogeneic Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation. (pp. 357-391) New York, NY, U.S.A.: Elsevier Inc.. doi: 10.1016/B978-0-12-416004-0.00016-1

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PhD and MPhil Supervision

Current Supervision

  • Doctor Philosophy — Associate Advisor

Completed Supervision